Up to 70 firefighters tackled blaze in Exhall, Coventry

Crews from Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service attended a fire at a business in School Lane, Exhall, Coventry, in the early hours of this morning.

Fire control received the first report at 2.00am today (Thursday, October 18).

Up to 70 firefighters and a specialist aerial support appliance attended to tackle the blaze, with assistance from West Midlands Fire Service.

Group Commander Neil McElvenny said: “The fire has been safely extinguished, however crews remain on site to dampen down. No injuries have been reported and investigations into the cause of the fire continue.”