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Huge fire in Gosport engulfs 200 scrap cars

A scrap yard fire involving 200 cars and eight containers sent huge columns of black smoke into the air and witnesses heard loud explosions. The cause of the fire at Car Components Gosport at the Forton industrial park is being investigated.At about one oclock on Sunday 65 fire fighters and fire engines from surrounding areas attended the incident. By late afternoon the incident had been brought under control.Fareham fire station manager Paul Coates told the ...