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  9/15/2011, Elul 16, 5771

Petach Tikva Fire Update: No Hazardous Materials

A deputy commander at the Petach Tikva fire station said, Thursday, that there were no hazardous materials at the scene of a giant fire burning out of control at a paper-recycling facility in the Segula industrial park in the city, as had been reported earlier.

He said that while firefighters were beginning to get the upper hand on the blaze, he expected them to be on the scene many hours more.