SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Fire crews responded to a fire at the Wellford Landfill Tuesday morning, Spartanburg County Dispatch confirmed.

Spartanburg County Solid Waste Manager Kevin Farmer confirmed they noticed flames in a scrap metal pile around 7:30 a.m. at the facility at 595 Little Mountain Road in Wellford.

Once firefighters arrived on scene, they located a small fire and put it out. It was contained for the duration of the fire.

Landfill staff said there is no danger to the public, but people can not go back onto that portion of the landfill.