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PHOTOS & VIDEO: Crews battle massive fire in south Columbus

The Columbus Fire Department is on the scene of a massive fire in south Columbus.

The Columbus Fire Department is on the scene of a massive fire in south Columbus.

Several crews were called to an active fire on Friday at West Rock Recycling Center on Marion Road on the city’s south side.

The business recycled flammable materials including paper, plastic, and rubber.

Marion Road is closed.

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Firefighters say they heard a couple loud explosions while on scene.

The fire has been contained while crews used a foam truck to put out the rest of the flames

Columbus Division of Fire Battalion Chief Steve Martin told 10TV the smoke does not contain any other chemicals.

Chief Martin said the owners of the company checked in quarterly to make sure they were in compliance with fire codes. The fire department credits that cooperation in helping firefighters know what they were going up against and containing the fire.

Investigators have not determined a cause for the fire.

No injuries have been reported.

Firefighters remained on scene overnight and early Saturday morning.

Stay with 10TV News & 10TV.com for updates on this developing story.