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Firefighters still tackling Stoke-on-Trent blaze

The fire produced "large plumes" of smoke. Credit: @fiveub

Firefighters continue to tackle a blaze on Redhills Road, in Milton, Stoke-on-Trent, which three fire engines first attended yesterday afternoon.

Staffordshire Fire service stated that the fire was burning 20 tonnes of plastic bales which produced "large plumes of smoke".

The force now ask for local residents in the surrounding area to keep windows and doors closed as a "precaution".

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