50 firefighters dealing with 'large-scale incident' after fire breaks out at recycling plant
Fire crews in Gloucestershire are dealing with what they describe as a 'large-scale ongoing incident' after a fire broke out at a recycling plant in Sharpness.
The fire service were called to the New Earth Solutions recycling plant at Sharpness Docks just before 6 o clock this morning.
50 firefighters from Gloucestershire, supported by colleagues from Avon Fire and Rescue Service with eleven appliances on the scene.
A Hazardous Area Response Team from the South Western Ambulance Trust is also on the scene.
Residents are being advised to keep their doors and windows closed.
Stewart Edgar from Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service said: