TACOMA, Wash. — Heavy smoke and flames billowed in the air Thursday afternoon in Tacoma after a fire that started at a large encampment area spread.
Firefighters were called before 3 p.m. to the 4800 block of South Burlington Way (the old Tacoma airport) off South 56th Street.
Fire officials said flames burned debris, tires and, possibly, a vehicle in addition to brush and grass.
No injuries were reported.
The Sounder south line train was interrupted but later resumed service.
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