Dramatic pictures and video shows huge fire as smoke plumes across Sheffield

This video and photos show the extent of a huge fire raging in Sheffield.

Thursday, 1st April 2021, 2:40 pm
Updated Thursday, 1st April 2021, 2:41 pm

Firefighters are battling the scrap metal blaze on Carlisle Street, in Burngreave, with three crews at the scene.

People have reported smelling the smoke from several miles away.

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A scrap metal fire on Carlisle Street in Burngreave, Sheffield (pics and video: Tyler Earle)

South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue has urged people in the area to keep their doors and windows closed until the smoke clears.

It has also asked people to avoid the area if possible, to prevent traffic building up.

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