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Halstead: Fire crews tackling blaze in car workshop
8:41am Wednesday 16th January 2013 in News
Fire crews are tackling a blaze at a car workshop in Great Yeldham.
The fire at the workshop in Stambourne Road started at about 7am.
Crews at the scene reported that about 10 per cent of the building, measuring 20m x 8m, was well alight.
Crews from Sible Hedingham, Wethersfield and Halstead are all tackling the blaze and at 7.35am the incident commander requested the assistance of an additional crew.
The Electricity Board was called to isolate power to the site.
The owner of the workshop was able to remove vehicles from the building as crews continued to tackle the blaze.