Fire at large four-storey mill in Bradford – BBC News

Fire at large four-storey mill in Bradford - BBC News

Large mill in Great Horton Road on fire

The fire at the Harris Court Mill, in Great Horton Road close to the junction with Southfield Lane and opposite the Tesco Extra Great Horton supermarket, is currently being dealt with by more than ten fire crews.

Crews from Bradford, Odsal and Fairweather Green were among the ten crews who attended the blaze, along with two aerial appliances.

The roof of the mill, which measures 80 metres by 30 metres was fully affected by the fire and has been seriously damaged.

Share PA Mar 19th 2019 3:44PM More than 50 firefighters have been tackling a large mill fire in Bradford.

Crews from across West Yorkshire were called to the blaze in the disused four-storey building on Great Horton Road, officers said.

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said 10 appliances were at the scene on Tuesday evening along with two aerial platforms.

Our crews are attending a fire at a disused mill on Gt Horton Rd in Bradford. 10 crews from across WY are at scene along with 2 aerial appliances. If in area and affected by smoke please close doors/windows as a precaution pic.twitter.com/QFsCaEJ4sL

A spokesman said on Twitter: “If in area and affected by smoke please close doors/windows as a precaution.”

Witnesses reported seeing flames pouring from the roof of the building and smoke visible from a large part of the Bradford district.

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