Roads reopen after rocket factory blaze

The fire at the rocket factory is now out and the roads have been reopened Credit: ITV Central

The Emergency Services have reopened roads and lifted the safety cordon around the rocket factory Roxel near Kidderminster as an earlier fire is now out.

Six crews were fighting the fire at Roxel in Summerfield Lane Credit: ITV Central

Roads have reopened after a 600m evacuation zone was set up around a rocket factory in Kidderminster as firefighters tackled a blaze.

Six crews were fighting the fire at Roxel in Summerfield Lane which started around 08.30am.

The A449 Kidderminster to Worcester Road was closed

The A449 Kidderminster to Worcester Road was closed around Black Bridges. People being evacuated have been moved to a rest centre at Wyre Forest Glades Leisure Centre.

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