Fire sends huge smoke plume across town
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Large plume of smoke seen across Hitchin from plastic fire

A large plume of smoke has been seen across a town from a fire on an industrial estate.

Plastic material was said to be burning at a metal recycling yard on Cadwell Lane, in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.

Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service said they received more than 50 calls to the scene from about 09:40 on Friday.

  • 18 May 2018
Go to next video: Lorry overturns and catches fire on M25