Another fire breaks out at old Kirklees College building in Huddersfield

Fire crews were called to an old Kirklees College building in Huddersfield again this morning.
Fire crews were called to an old Kirklees College building in Huddersfield again this morning.

Firefighters returned to a disused college building in Huddersfield this morning for the third time in under a week.

Crews from Huddersfield and Rastrick were called to the former Kirklees College site in New North Road at 5.25am this morning.

A fire had broken out in the first floor of the five storey building.

Breathing apparatus, a large jet and a hose reel were used to put out the blaze.

West Yorkshire Fire Service had dispatched five crews to the site on Saturday at around 5.30pm when a fire was reported.

The service was also called out on Friday evening at around 8.30pm when fires were spotted on the first and second floors.