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Ram raiders 'started fire at Corby's Willowbrook East industrial estate'

Firefighters tackle the blaze at Willowbrook
Image caption Firefighters are still at the scene of the fire in Corby

A fire that tore though an industrial estate in Northamptonshire was started by ram raiders, police have said.

The offenders used a Range Rover stolen from Leicestershire to raid Willowbrook East industrial estate in Corby at about 05:15 BST on Tuesday.

They forced their way into one unit then moved into a second unit that housed an agency that worked for Honda.

The offenders then set the building alight. Two were seen leaving on motorbikes stolen from the building.

Anyone with information should contact Northamptonshire Police.

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