Fire in Industrial Unit, Atherstone

At 11:27 this morning a call was received to a report of a fire in an industrial unit on the Carlyon Road Industrial Estate in Atherstone. Two engines were sent, one from Atherstone and one from Nuneaton. Fire-fighters located a fire in the ventilation ducting of a welding shop. Four fire-fighters wearing breathing apparatus used water supplied from hose reel jets to extinguish the fire. Crews spent an hour bringing the fire under control.