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Smoke was seen throughout the skies early Thursday morning after a fire broke out at Del's Metal in Rock Island.If you were in your car around 7:45 a.m. Thursday morning heading towards Rock Island, you most likely saw a lot of black smoke fill the Quad Cities sky. Early Thursday morning, a fire broke out at Del's Metal, 1605 1st Street in Rock Island.

The fire appears to be in the middle of a pile of scrap metal.

The cause of the fire is still unknown.

This story is developing.