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Fire hits Birmingham transfer station

A fire ravaged through a waste transfer station in Birmingham on Sunday night calling out 15 fire engines and 74 fire fighters from the area. Fire services received a call at 6.15pm on July 15 telling them a fire had taken hold at the Crawford Street, Saltley, address of waste and recycling services provider Go Waste UK. Tonnes of the waste that had been collected for sorting were ablaze with material burning at the centre of the material making it difficult for fire fighters to put ...