Blaze at Kirkby business park

FIRE crews from across the district were called to a huge blaze at a transport yard at Lowmoor Road Industrial Estate this afternoon (Monday).

Appliances from Sutton, Mansfield, Blidworth and Stockhill stations were called to the incident around 3pm and were faced with a large fire involving three vehicles, a workshop and a garage.

Explosive acetylene cylinders are stored on the site.

The incident was ongoing around an hour-and-a-half later.