Northampton

Fire ruins fruit and vegetable store in Wellingborough

A fire in a Northamptonshire building has destroyed a fruit and vegetable storeroom.

Firefighters were called to Alma Street in Wellingborough at 2243 BST and spent five hours at the scene.

A fire service spokesman said the fire started in the ground floor of the two-storey building and crews had to deal with a propane cylinder.

The ground floor was destroyed and the rest of the building suffered smoke damage, he added.