Recycling fire

Central Saanich Fire doused the flames in about 15 minutes.

Central Saanich Fire doused the flames in about 15 minutes Monday.

The volunteer fire department was called out around 3:30 p.m. for a fire in a recycling yard on West Saanich Road.

Someone onsite was doing cutting with a torch when flammables ignited, the fire department said.

Firefighters took about 15 minutes to extinguish the fire, which was fortunately contained to the original source of the fire.