Fire crews tackle Oldbury factory blaze
More than 70 firefighters have tackled a blaze at a plastics factory, in the West Midlands, with smoke visible up to 50 miles away.
It broke out at the Teknor Apex factory on Tat Bank Road in Oldbury at about 13:00 BST.
The plant, along with nearby businesses, were evacuated, although nobody was injured.
West Midlands Fire Service said crews would remain at the scene overnight and advised local residents to keep windows closed.
29 Apr 2015
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country