SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A large pile of recycling material has forced a road in rural east Sacramento to be closed on Tuesday morning.

The scene is on Elder Creek Road, east of S. Watt Avenue.

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According to the Sacramento Fire Department, unspecified recycling material is on fire. No structures are threatened, however, and firefighters say the flames are contained.

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Firefighters will be on scene for a little while to fully extinguish the flames.

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Elder Creek Road will be closed for the time being at S. Watt and Turner roads.