Recycling blaze in Caerphilly

A large fire has broken out at a recycling firm in Newtown Industrial Estate in Cross Keys, Caerphilly.

Investigation into recycling plant blaze

South Wales Fire and Rescue service will investigate what caused a blaze at a recycling plant on Newtown Industrial Estate in Cross Keys, Caerphilly.

The blaze broke out at GLJ Recycling. A spokesperson from the fire service said 700 tonnes of scrap metal and tyres are well alight.

4 pumps and a water bowser were in attendance at the scene, along with representatives from the Environment Agency.

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Fire crews tackle blaze in Cross Keys

South Wales Fire and Rescue say 700 tones of tyres and metal are fuelling the flames Credit: ITV News Wales
The fire is at a recycling firm on the Newtown Industrial Estate in Cross Keys Credit: ITV News Wales
Four pumps are in attendance Credit: ITV News Wales