Latest on Worksop industrial estate fire

A fire which broke out at an industrial estate in Worksop is now under control, the fire service has said.

By Sam Jackson
Wednesday, 16th June 2021, 11:59 am

Plumes of smoke could be seen across Worksop as firefighters from Worksop, Harworth, Warsop, Stockhill, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and South Yorkshire raced to the scene.

A Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said the fire was now under control and some of the fire crews were leaving the scene.

Smoke from the fire at a garage on Claylands Avenue, in Worksop.

"Everyone in the building got out safely,” he added.

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