Firefighters have managed to put out a blaze at the Beetham Landfill which began on Monday afternoon.
The Fire Services’ Wrightson Road, Port-of-Spain headquarters confirmed to LoopTT that appliances were sent to the scene of the fire around 1.30 pm to quell the blaze which is believed to have been cause by a bush fire.
The fire has been put out but residual smoke and ash may pose a problem to motorists and commuters in close proximity to the landfill.
Motorists are advised to proceed with caution along the highway.
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