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'It just keeps getting bigger and bigger': Sights and sounds of Nox-Crete fire near downtown Omaha

Posted at 6:38 PM, May 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-31 19:38:35-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — The sights, the sounds and the smells from the massive fire that broke out at the Nox-Crete facility Monday night caught a lot of people’s attention.

Large crowds gathered in the area, many scrolled social media and others listened anxiously to the emergency scanners to hear real-time developments.

3 News Now had crews on the ground to capture the images of the blaze, but also the community's reaction as the flames grew.

Take a look at some of the images our photojournalists captured that night.

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