Large fire at Northfleet industrial unit
UPDATE at 2pm
Attendance at this incident has been scaled down to two fire engines and a height vehicle is being used as a monitor while crews damp down remaining hotspots.
UPDATE at 10:30am
Firefighters continue to deal with a large fire at an industrial unit in Lower Road, Northfleet. Fire crews worked throughout the night to tackle the blaze, using a height vehicle as a water tower at the roof level, as well as three main jets and a cold-cut firefighting system. They also set up monitor jets to help prevent lateral spread to other properties. Six fire engines remain on the scene.
Firefighters are tackling a large fire at an industrial unit in Lower Road, Northfleet Industrial Estate. Eight fire engines and a height vehicle are in attendance and crews are using a cold-cut firefighting system and main jets supplied by a hydrant to extinguish the blaze. The are no reported casualties and the cause is not yet known.
Special and Support vehicles
- Height vehicle
- Command support unit