Shocking picture shows damage to popular Halifax club Acapulco following devastating fire

This shocking photograph shows the smoke damage caused to Acapulco following a fire last night.

Saturday, 14th September 2019, 1:08 pm
Acapulco club in Halifax

The fire service attended the fire shortly before 9pm last night - which was thought to be contained within the third floor.

Approximately 50% of the 3rd floor of building was involved in the fire, the fire service confirmed.

Appliances attended the club on ​Waterhouse Street in Halifax from Halifax, Illingworth, Rastrick, Odsal, Cleckheaton and Huddersfield.Crews were using 1 aerial appliance, three breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a positive pressure ventilation fan to control the flames.

Nobody was inside the club at the time of the fire.

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At 11.45pm the fire service had the blaze under control, it was reported.

The engines were reduced to four in attendance as the fire was controlled.