Leamington Spa fire: Apocalyptic scenes with huge clouds of black smoke and ‘explosions’
Residents and businesses nearby have been urged by police to keep all windows and doors closed as firefighters deal with the incident which has made people sick in the street
Leamington Spa: Smoke billows into the sky as fire rages
- 11:12, 27 Aug 2021
- UPDATED11:51, 27 Aug 2021
A huge blaze has broken out in Leamington Spa sending towering black clouds of smoke into the sky with reports of locals nearby feeling sick.
Dramatic footage shows smoke pouring out from behind an Argos in the centre of the town.ADVERTISING
Residents and businesses nearby have been urged by police to keep all windows and doors closed as firefighters deal with the incident, which local residents claim is leaving people feeling sick.
Locals are reportedly being evacuated from the area.
One clip posted on social media appears to show loud bangs going off in the background as residents claim to have heard explosions from the fire scene.
Plumes of black smoke can be seen from the fire