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Large fire in Kidderminster

Crews could remain at the scene of a fire at a Kidderminster recycling plant for days. The large fire broke out at the Lawrence Recycling centre. Emergency Services were called to scene at 5:30pm on Sunday June 16.

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Firefighters bring large fire at recycling plant under control

Firefighters have brought a large fire at a Kidderminster recycling plant under control after tackling the blaze for over 14 hours.

Roads around the Stourport Road site have been reopened though firefighters remain at the scene to dampen down.

The police are advising residents to keep doors and windows closed due to the large volume of smoke Credit: Penny Smith

Residents in the area are being advised by Hereford and Worcester Fire Service to keep windows and doors closed due to the large amount of smoke.

Anyone who has a pre-existing medical condition and concerned about their health is being advised by health agencies to contact their GP or NHS Direct.

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