Fire at a plastics manufacturer in Lancashire filmed by John Farrell
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Fire breaks out at Bamber Bridge plastics manufacturer

A large fire has broken out at a plastics manufacturer in Lancashire.

Firefighters were called to Walton Summit business park in Bamber Bridge at 02:50 BST after a unit containing large quantities of fuel caught fire.

John Farrell filmed the blaze, which firefighters said "escalated very quickly".

Residents in the area are being advised to keep doors and windows shut due to the smoke. Nearby roads are closed.

  • 11 May 2016