Firefighters called to Northampton street after flames reported in '˜garages'

Firefighters were called out to tackle flames in a set of garages in Northampton last night.

Wednesday, 24th August 2016, 9:49 am
Updated Wednesday, 24th August 2016, 11:05 am
Fire fightes had to tackle flames at a premises in Oliver Street, Northampton, last night.

Three sets of crews from stations in the Mounts, Moulton and Mereway were called to Oliver Street in Kingsley just before 11pm last night, after a 999 call from a member of the public.

Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue says flames were coming from a “brick building used as a garage or storage.”

Firefighters tackled the flames using breathing gear, leaving the scene shortly after midnight.

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Pictures from the scene of the fire in Oliver Street, taken by Twitter user @NNWeather.

This morning the garage roof looks to have been largely destroyed.

The cause of the fire is not yet known, but no one was hurt in the incident.

Fire crews were called to Oliver Street, Kingsley, last night.
Pictures from the scene of the fire in Oliver Street, taken by Twitter user @NNWeather.
Fire crews were called to Oliver Street, Kingsley, last night.