Wind whips up fire at Phoenix landfill

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PHOENIX -- Firefighters spent Sunday battling both a landfill fire and the wind.

Crews were called to the Waste Management landfill near Seventh Street and Beardsley Road in Phoenix Sunday afternoon.

About 1/2 acre of trash was on fire.

Earth-moving equipment was brought in to cover up the fire.

No home or structures were threatened and no injuries were reported.