Huge fire in St Erth
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Recycling unit fire blazes overnight in St Erth

A "significant fire" which broke out at a recycling centre has continued to blaze throughout the night.

Cornwall Fire and Rescue said the fire at St Erth, near Hayle in Cornwall, started at about 20:15 BST and crews are still fighting it.

Seven crews were called to tackle the blaze. Devon and Cornwall Police are also in attendance. There are no reports of any injuries.

A large diesel and oil tank was caught up in the fire, firefighters said.

  • 09 Aug 2016