Large fire at Todmorden mill complex


A fire has destroyed a mill complex in Todmorden, West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service has said.

The fire broke out at the mill on the town's Foundry Street at 0340 BST.

A spokesman said a number of two and three-storey buildings were involved. A repair garage has been destroyed.

Five fire appliances, including two from Lancashire and one from Greater Manchester, were at the scene, and an aerial platform ladder was used.

About 35 firefighters tackled the fire.

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