Fire breaks out at Pitsch landfill on Saturday

Firefighters from six fire departments provided water, personnel and equipment to extinguish a buried fire at the Pitsch Sanitary Landfill on Saturday morning.

Orleans Township Fire Department, assisted by firefighters from Belding, Grattan Township and Ronald Township Fire Departments and Greenville and Ionia Public Safety Departments, responded around 11:19 a.m. to the facility at 7905 Johnson Road, south of Kiddville Road.