Multiple fire engines rush to flats at Sheffield University roundabout after 'chemical smell'

Multiple fire engines were seen rushing to a block of flats at Sheffield University roundabout last night after reports of a chemical smell.

Thursday, 19th October 2017, 12:55 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 6:59 am
Fire engine in Sheffield - Picture: Sam Constance

The fire engines raced to Brightmore Drive at around 9.50pm last night following reports that there was a smell of cleaning chemicals.

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However, when the firefighters got into the building they discovered there was no blaze and the report was a false alarm.

Firefighters ventilated the bin store and left the scene around 20 minutes later.