Fire destroys single-storey Enfield warehouse

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A large part of a single-storey building has been destroyed during a fire in north London.

About 40 firefighters tackled the blaze at the warehouse on an industrial estate in Jeffreys Road, near Enfield, following an alert at 0737 BST.

No-one was hurt during the fire which was put out by 1015 BST. Fire crews are still at the scene damping down.

Residents were advised to keep doors and windows closed to protect them from smoke coming from the warehouse.

Tests confirmed that no toxic fumes were released from the site of the fire and there are no public safety issues.

A spokesman said the building had been "severely damaged", but the cause of the fire was still under investigation.

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