Birmingham fire: roads closed

Firefighters are tackling a fire on New Canal Street in Birmingham where road closures are in place.

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Birmingham fire: 'Loud explosions heard'

Fire crews are damping down at the fire in Birmingham Credit: Twitter/@aston_fire

Loud explosions could be heard following a fire in Birmingham this morning.

Road closures are in place on New Canal Street following the fire, thought to have been at the former Birmingham Home for Lost and Starving Dogs near Fazeley Street.

Fire crews are now damping down.

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