Six Fire crews fight overnight blaze in a Leicester Cash and Carry.

Leicestershire Fire and Rescue service are currently fighting a fire on London Street in North Evington Leicester.




Best Buy cash and carry, located of Leicester Street and London Street, 6 fire crews are currently attending.


Initial reports were received at 00:43 Call received to smoke issuing from a premises.


Initial attendance of 3 appliances. Assistance Message received from incident ground to make pumps 6 for personnel and large amounts of smoke issuing.


Fire service currently dealing with incident, please avoid area.


6 Fire Appliances and Command Support Vehicle from Stations across the City were deployed.


Residents have been advised to close their doors and windows so as to avoid the effects of smoke inhalation,


Police are also in attendance.




Images by Craig Thorpe LM News


🔴 UPDATE* - 0220hrs -


Fire located and extinguished. 4 Firefighters in breathing apparatus using 2 hose-reel jets extinguished fire. Damping down taking place.


Fre investigation now taking place.





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