Industrial Fire in Arkansas Causes Explosions

A large fire broke out at an industrial site in Bentonville, Arkansas, on December 4, causing explosions and sending plumes of black smoke into the air, footage taken at the scene shows.

According to local reports, the fire broke out around midday at United Industries at 1900 East Central Avenue, about two miles from Walmart’s headquarters in Bentonville.

The United Industries facility produced foam boards and aluminum panels for printing and fine art, according to the company’s website.

Joe Avina captured footage of the fire from inside a car at a nearby parking lot. He posted video of the fire at 12.18 pm local time. Several explosions can be heard as the fire rages. Credit: Joe Avina via Storyful