Footage shows fire whirl during large blaze at plastics factory in Swadlincote

Firefighters have captured the moment a “firenado”, or a fire whirl, tore through a plastics factory in Derbyshire. They released footage of the fire showing it reaching a height of more than 15 metres (50ft).

Officers had been tackling the blaze, at Ravensbourn Plastics, Occupation Lane, in Albert Village, Swadlincote, since about 1.20am on Tuesday.

Continue reading…

Read More Firefighters capture ‘firenado’ destroying Derbyshire factory

Facebook Comments