ELMORE (WTOL) - A fire at Brush Wellman made it necessary for crews to close a one-mile stretch of W. Portage River Rd. and SR 105 north of the plant early Thursday. The roads are now open.

News 11 has been told the fire did not release any dangerous particles and has been put out.

No injuries were reported, and the 7 a.m. work crew at Brush Wellman began work on schedule.