The Dysart et al fire department responded to a dumpster fire at the Haliburton landfill July 31.

Firefighters were on scene for approximately one hour dealing with the blaze, located at the household waste section of the landfill, according to municipal staff on site. The landfill was closed throughout the response and remains so as of 4:05 p.m.

The cause of the fire is unknown. More to come.

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