This is a photo from the massive inferno at Interco in Madison on Wednesday morning. (Photo by Andrew Douglas) A view of the fire at Interco in Madison on Wednesday morning. (Photo by Brad Piros)MADISON - Multiple units are battling a massive warehouse fire Wednesday morning in Madison, IL. The business is near the World Wide Technology Raceway.

The large blaze started at Interco, a metaltronics recycler, at about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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A red alert was issued by the Madison, IL., Police Department and asked residents to shelter in place as of 11 a.m.

Interco is a global recycling company and provides computers, metals, and electronics recycling services.

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Smoke from the enormous fire was seen for miles away. The smoke plume was said to be viewed at least as high as 3,500 feet, FOX 2 weather specialist Chris Higgins reported.

It is not known at this time how the fire started.

Another photo of the warehouse fire in Madison. (Photo by Jeffery Seymore)[ALSO: Alton Fire Department Extinguishes Blazing Car Fire On Ridge]

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