Investigation after fire breaks out at MOT garage in Drighlington

An investigation is under way after a fire at an MOT garage in West Yorkshire this evening.

Tuesday, 2nd April 2019, 11:38 pm
Updated Tuesday, 2nd April 2019, 11:49 pm
Wakefield Road in Drighlington. Picture: Google.

Fire crews were called to the incident at the garage on the B6135 Wakefield Road in Drighlington shortly after 7.20pm.

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The fire was said to have affected all of one building measuring about 50 metres by 10 metres.

Speaking to the Yorkshire Evening Post just after 10pm, a spokesman for West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service said the fire was now out but damping down work was continuing at the scene.

Crews from Morley, Cleckheaton, Dewsbury and Bradford dealt with the incident, with a fire investigation officer also in attendance.