Skip fire causes town cen­tre smoke

Stockport Express - - News -

A LARGE plume of smoke was seen across Stock­port after a skip inside a ware­house caught fire.

Fire­fight­ers were called to re­ports of a blaze at a com­mer­cial build­ing on Al­bert Street, near to the cen­tre of Stock­port, just after 11am on Fri­day.

Four fire crews were called to the scene.

They used breath­ing ap­pa­ra­tus and jets to bring it un­der con­trol. No one was in­jured in the in­ci­dent.

A large plume of smoke could be seen across Stock­port.

A fire ser­vice spokesman said: “It is a fire involving a large skip inside a build­ing. It con­tained metal fil­ings, the skip was well alight.”

●●The fire at the fac­tory on Al­bert Street in Stock­port.

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