Serious fire at Newry recycling plant

Serious fire at Newry recycling plant

A serious fire is currently being tackled at a Newry recycling plant.

At around 6.30am on Saturday morning the Fire and rescue Service of Northern Ireland were alerted to a blaze at Urban Forest LTD.

Specialist appliances including a control room unit were rushed to the scene.

Nobody has been injured in the blaze.

Urban Forest LTD is a company which recycles wood to turn into products used in farming and other industries.

50 firefighters and five fire engines tackled the fire which is now said to be under control.