Pictures show firefighters on the scene of Westfield blaze

Pictures show the scene as firefighters tackle a blaze in Westfield.

Monday, 19th April 2021, 7:09 pm
The scene of the blaze. Photo: Justin Lycett

Crews are currently at Ripley scrapyard, at Hole Farm, Westfield Lane, Westfield.

Residents living nearby have been advised to keep their windows and doors closed.

A spokesman for the fire service said: “We are currently attending a fire at Westfield Lane, Westfield. Local residents are advised to close windows and avoid the area.”

The scene of the blaze. Photo: Justin Lycett

In an update at 6.34pm, the spokesman added: “Westfield fire. Crews are making good progress, and the water carrier is now on site. Residents are still asked to keep door and windows closed and to avoid the area.”

The scene of the blaze. Photo: Justin Lycett
The scene of the blaze. Photo: Justin Lycett
The scene of the blaze. Photo: Justin Lycett