Woodbridge, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A recycling plant caught fire Monday in Woodbridge.

A fire broke out at a recycling plant in Woodbridge, N.J. on Dec. 16, 2019. (credit: CBS2)

The fire broke out at Bayshore Recycling Corporation at 75 Crows Mill Road around 12:30 p.m.

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Black smoke could be seen for miles. It’s not yet known how the fire started, but cardboard and paper inside the plant fueled the flames.

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The FDNY and Port Authority came with boats to help fight the fire.

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Despite hours of relentless work, the fire was still burning late Monday night.