Several fire departments responded to a blaze at the Smiths Creek Landfill Tuesday evening. The landfill is along the 67-hundred block of Smiths Creek Road. Flames were extinguished within a couple of hours from the 6:00 p.m. call. Saint Clair County Information Officer Kris Morris says the affected area was about 250’ by 100’ in an active filling area more than 1000-feet away from the bioreactor. A large area of black smoke could be seen early on. No injuries and no threats to the public. Responding fire departments included Kimball, Marysville, Memphis, Emmett, Fort Gratiot, and Clyde.