Crews tackle fireworks blaze

Firefighters are tackling a large blaze at an industrial estate in Stoke-on-Trent involving a building containing fireworks. Roads in the area of Longbridge Hayes have been closed as a precaution.


MAP: Location of Stoke-on-Trent industrial blaze involving fireworks

Map showing where fire crews are tackling a blaze in Stoke-on-Trent Credit: ITV Central

Around 50 firefighters are tackling a blaze at an industrial estate in the Longbridge Hayes area of Stoke-on-Trent.

They were called to Chemical Road shortly after 8.20pm this evening. The A500 is currently closed between Port Hill Island and Boxcroft Road, along with Reginald Mitchell Way.