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Northamptonshire crews called to chemical factory fire

Firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a chemical factory on an industrial estate in Northamptonshire.

Nine fire crews were called to Powdertech on Cockerell Road, Corby, at just after 1230 BST to a fire at a building on the site.

Fire crews brought the fire under control in the afternoon.

Firefighters wearing gas suits are entering the building to remove chemical material which has been contaminated by the fire.

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