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  1. Reports of 'multiple casualties' at the scene

    Avon Fire and Rescue Service has told the BBC there have been "multiple casualties" although they couldn’t say exactly how many.

    They also confirmed the explosion was at a "water waste treatment works in Avonmouth".

  2. Fire service confirms six crews at scene of blast

    A statement from Avon Fire and Rescue said:

    "We have been called to a large explosion at 11:22 in a warehouse in Avonmouth on Kings Weston Lane.

    "Crews from Avonmouth, Southmead, Yate, Patchway, Kingswood and Temple are currently attending.

    "We are joined by Avon and Somerset Police and Ambulance on site.

    "The incident is ongoing."

  3. Latest pictures from the scene

    Emergency services are currently near the Avonmouth warehouse following an explosion.Here are the latest pictures from the scene.

    Police car at the scene
    Fire at the scene
    The plant at Avonmouth
    Fire crews at the scene