Workers evacuated as firefighters tackle blaze at Magna Park near Lutterworth

Fire crews from Lutterworth, Rugby, Hinckley and Leicester Southern fire stations were scrambled to the scene

Friday, 28th May 2021, 12:22 pm

Firefighters raced to fight a blaze at Magna Park near Lutterworth yesterday (Thursday).

Crews were called just after 12.30pm to tackle the fire involving a compactor machine at the massive logistics park near the M1.

Workers at the industrial unit were evacuated as firefighters wearing breathing apparatus kits used a winch to pull the blazing compactor on to open ground.

Firefighters raced to fight a blaze at Magna Park near Lutterworth yesterday (Thursday).

Fire crews from Lutterworth, Rugby, Hinckley and Leicester Southern fire stations were scrambled to the scene.

Firefighters raced to fight a blaze at Magna Park near Lutterworth yesterday (Thursday).