BREAKING: Fire crews tackling huge blaze on Corby industrial estate

Fire crews are currently tackling a huge blaze on a Corby industrial estate.

Wednesday, 21st December 2016, 1:42 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 3:19 pm
This drone picture by Edward Lockwood shows the extent of the blaze

The fire started on the Earlstrees industrial estate at 11.45am at an industrial premises on Brunel Road, named locally as Multy Uk.

Eight appliances and two aerial appliances are in attendance.

Northants Fire and Rescue Service are advising people to keep their doors and windows closed and avoid the area.

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Picture by Zoe Heslop

A Northants Fire spokesman was unable to confirm whether there are any injuries at this stage.

The spokesman said: “Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service are advising people to close their doors and windows and avoid the area around Brunel Road.”

Thick smoke from the blaze can be seen as far away as Uppingham.

The cause of the blaze is not yet known.

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