Firefighters tackle fire at Chesterfield recycling centre

Residents are being urged to avoid an area of Chesterfield while firefighters tackle a fire at a recycling centre.

Sunday, 14th April 2019, 3:11 pm
Updated Sunday, 14th April 2019, 3:14 pm
Picture from Derbyshire Fire and Rescue.

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service are currently on Stonegravels Lane, Stonegravels Chesterfield.

A Fire & Rescue spokesman said: "The centre is currently closed so please avoid the area."

Firefighters attended the fire at about 10am today.

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Picture from Derbyshire Fire and Rescue.

A Fire & Rescue spokesman said: "We currently have Chesterfield Green crew along with the water carrier and appliance from Clay Cross Fire in attendance at a large industrial skip involved in fire containing general household rubbish."