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Henderson salvage yard catches fire

Joyce Lupiani

Henderson salvage yard catches fire

CREATED Jun. 14, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV)  -- A fire at a Henderson salvage yard on Thursday sent black smoke pouring into the air above the Las Vegas Valley.

The salvage yard is located on Sunset Road near Gibson.

A few of the cars in the yard were left charred by the fire.

Fire crews had to shut down Sunset Road temporarily to battle the flames.

The cause of the fire has not been released.