Multiple fire engines tackle blaze on Birmingham's Broad Street

  • Watch firefighters tackle fire on Birmingham's Broad Street

Multiple firefighters are tackling a fire in Birmingham city centre after a blaze erupted on Broad Street in Birmingham this evening, 16 April.

West Midlands Fire Service has deployed eight crews from Ladywood, Highgate, Bournbrook, Aston and Handsworth.

The fire is causing major travel disruption in the city centre due to part of the road being shut.

Police car is blocking part of Birmingham's Broad Street Credit: ITV CENTRAL

Police cars are blocking part of the road to cars, trams and pedestrians.

West Midlands Metro say services are unable to run between between Library at Centenary Square and Edgbaston Village.