TAMPA — Two recycling company employees were seriously burned after a piece of equipment caught fire Friday afternoon.
Firefighters rushed to Creative Recycling Solutions at 8108 Krauss Blvd. around 1 p.m., according to Hillsborough County Fire Rescue.
Firefighters found the flames contained to a large air purifier called a scrubber but smoke was pouring out of the 100-foot by 400-foot warehouse.
The blaze was under control quickly and paramedics took the workers to Tampa General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, Fire Rescue reported.
The facility is east of Tampa near E Columbus Drive and U.S. 301.
No damage estimate was available.