Firefighters expected to remain at Barnsley scrapyard blaze ‘for most of the morning’

Firefighters are still tackling a huge blaze at a scrap metal yard in Barnsley.

Crews were called to CK Beckett, Boulder Bridge Lane, Royston, where a pile of scrap metal was on fire at around 6am on Saturday.

CK Beckett, Barnsley. Picture: Google.

CK Beckett, Barnsley. Picture: Google.

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Five fire engines are at the scene from Barnsley, Cudworth, Dearne, Tankersley and South Kirkby.

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The incident is expected to be scaled down soon but fire crews are expected to be at the scene for most of the morning.

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A fire investigation into the cause of the fire will take place once it is completely extinguished.