The fire in City Road, Cardiff
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Roof collapses in fire at shop in City Road, Cardiff

A massive fire at a Cardiff discount furniture shop, which caused the building's roof to collapse, led to part of a busy main road being closed.

A total of 51 firefighters tackled the fire on City Road at the height of the incident which began at 18:10 BST.

The road was closed between its junction with Newport Road and The Parade and Talworth Street.

An investigation into the cause of the fire is due to begin on Friday morning.

Footage courtesy of Nick Harding.

  • 07 Apr 2016
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