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Roads Closed After Factory Fire

Roads in the Frog Island area of Leicester have been closed after a fire at a factory.

Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service are currently dealing with the fire at a premises in Slater Street.

The fire was reported at around 3am. Inquiries are ongoing but there are no reports at this time of anyone being in the building.

No one has been injured and no properties have been evacuated.

Northgate Street at the junction with Sanvey Gate and Woodgate has been closed off.

Motorists are being advised to seek an alternative route and listen to local radio stations for details about further road closures.

It is anticipated that the road will remain closed for some time.

Leicester City Council says nearby Slater Street Primary School will be closed.



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