UPDATE: Fire contained at First Piedmont Corporation Landfill

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PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7) -- UPDATE: 4:30 p.m.
Officials confirm that the fire at the First Piedmont Corporation Landfill has been contained.

There hasn't been any information released on what caused the fire.

UPDATE:

According to First Piedmont Corporation, bulldozers are using dirt to put out the landfill fire in Pittsylvania County.

No fire crews are left on the scene.

Officials say the fire should be completely out some time after noon.

We are told one acre of land was affected by the fire.

DEQ is on scene to monitor the area.

ORIGINAL STORY:

Crews in Pittsylvania County are responding to a fire at a landfill.

It happened at First Piedmont Corporation Landfill on Clarks Mill Road in Ringgold around 7:30 p.m.

Dispatchers said they are not aware of any injuries.

The Fire Marshal was on scene to investigate.

They are still working to find out the cause of the fire.

Stay with WDBJ7 for updates.