Orange County firefighters battle industrial building fire Saturday morning
Firefighters in Orange got an early start Saturday with a blaze at an industrial building in the 1000 block of Highway 87. This is not far from the Orange County Airport.
Around 1 a.m. dispatchers received a call about a fire at Beckett & Beckett Inc located at 1740 Texas 87 in Orange. Firefighters with the Orange, McLewis and Bridge City fire departments were among the responding emergency crews.
Firefighters drafted water from a nearby canal to fight the fire.
An emergency worker on the scene told 12News that rubberized material making it difficult to put the fire out.
The fire spread to a tractor-trailer which was parked near the building as well as some nearby storage bins.
Highway 87 was shut down as firefighters worked the fire.
As of 5:15 a.m. no injuries have been reported.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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