Incident

Fire in derelict building

Firefighters have been called to reports of a fire in a derelict building in Colchester.

The building, which measures approximately 15m x 30m, comprises of five sections.

Greenstead Road has been temporarily closed so crews can work safely. Please avoid the area.

Firefighters managed to extinguish the fire by 3pm.

The is not known what caused the fire.

Ongoing
Incident number
186916
Location
Greenstead Road, Colchester
Date
1.06pm - 17 January 2023