Eight fire crews tackle large West Yorkshire building fire

Eight fire crews were tonight tackling a blaze at a large building in Bradford.

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Around half of the unoccupied Cragg Mill on Great Horton Road was said to be in flames after 7pm.

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Local residents were advised to stay inside and close windows and doors.

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "Crews are currently dealing with a large unoccupied building fire in Great Horton area. 8 fire appliances are in attendance with supporting appliances and officers from across the brigade.

"The building is 50% involved in fire approx. 60m x 30m, 6 large jets, 4 breathing apparatus and positive pressure ventilation in use."