Fire leads to South Normanton town centre street being closed

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Police have been forced to divert traffic through South Normanton because of an ongoing town centre fire.

Firefighters received several calls to Market Street at 2.46pm today, Tuesday 10th December, where a 10m x 10m domestic garage was on fire.

On arrival they found it to be well alight and had to use hose reel jets and breathing apparatus to bring it under control.

The police were called to set up a safety zone and re-direct traffic.

They are still currently on the scene.