Fire on industrial estate

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a blaze at an industrial estate in Rayleigh overnight.

Crews from Rayleigh Weir and Hawkwell attended a call at 10pm to Brook Road industrial estate, where a large amount of plastic was alight at the side of one of the units, close to Mastic Pointing.

The fire was extinguished about an hour later.

A thermal image camera was used to check for any remaining hotspots.

The fire service and the police will carry out an investigation to establish the cause of the fire.

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9:47am Mon 23 Dec 13

Sweet P says...

Which Hadleigh Fire Station was that? We dont have one!!
Which Hadleigh Fire Station was that? We dont have one!! Sweet P

3:58pm Mon 23 Dec 13

Sweet P says...

See report amended to Hawkwell - well done!
See report amended to Hawkwell - well done! Sweet P

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