A member of the West Midlands Ambulance Service tweeted images of a fire at a 150-year-old paper mill in Birmingham.
West Midlands Fire Service have reported that 100 firefighters are currently tackling a blaze at the 150-year-old Smurfit Kappa paper mill in Birmingham.
Severe fire at Smurfit - Kappa (paper mill) Nechells Birm, incident has 15 appliances committed to it. Further updates to follow. Mf
Approx 75 firefighters are working hard to contain the fire at Smurf - Kappa, further updates to follow asap. Mf
Approx 100 fire fighters are on scene along with multi agency partners who are working to contain the blaze and to stop further fire spread