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|Crews tackle huge warehouse fire at Georgia Pacific |
(about 11 hours later)
Fifty firefighters have been tackling a blaze which broke out at a warehouse in Greater Manchester in the early hours.
Crews were called to Georgia Pacific, off Lockett Road in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, at about 0320 BST.
At its height, a large plume of smoke could be seen from 10 miles away, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service said.
|A spokesman said there was no danger to the public and no other buildings were at risk.||A spokesman said there was no danger to the public and no other buildings were at risk.|
However access to nearby buildings is restricted, he added.