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Road closures ahead of tyre fire

Several roads will be closed around Romsey in Hampshire this evening ahead of a fire exercise by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service. Firefighters will be testing their response plan to a 'fake fire' at a local tyre yard.

Road closures ahead of fire exercise in Hampshire

There will be a mock fire at a tyre site in Hampshire later, as part of an emergency exercise by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service.

Firefighters, police officers, council workers and the Environment Agency will be involved in the exercise near Romsey.

To make the exercise realistic several roads will be closed between 18:00 and 22:00.

  • A3057 Romsey Road between M271 junction and A27 junction.
  • Coldharbour Lane, Hoe Lane, Toothill Road, Lee Drove and Lee Lane.
  • There will be diversions put in place between A27 Luzborough Lane and A27 Botley Road.

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