Crews tackle fire at Somercotes business

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Fire fighters spent two hours tackling a blaze at an industrial building in Somercotes last night.

Crews from Alfreton and Ripley were called to a building on Clover Nook Road – in which machinery had caught fire.

Two fire fighters fought the flames from within the building wearing breathing apparatus.

Thermal imaging cameras were also used to make sure the premises was safe, with crews leaving at 10pm.