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Large fire causes extensive damage at Ray's Trash Service in Hendricks County

Multiple fire departments responded to the scene of a large fire at Ray's Trash Service shortly after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday on US 40 in Hendricks County.

Multiple fire departments responded to the scene of a large fire at Ray's Trash Service shortly after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday on US 40 in Hendricks County.

Brent Anderson, Assistant Fire Chief of the Plainfield Fire Territory, said the fire was "well-involved" when crews arrived. It was contained to a garage that housed seven of the company's garbage trucks.

No injuries are reported.

The owner estimates damage at $500,000.

Nine fire departments responded to the scene, including six from Hendricks County and three from Morgan County.

US 40 was closed in the area until approximately 6 a.m.