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Dozens of firefighters tackle blaze at Nottingham railway station

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Kenny Thornton | 12 January, 2018, 15:40

The Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service said it is dealing with a "fully developed fire in the main concourse of the station", which has now spread to the roof.

Mr Coleman said: "There is smoke damage to the original concourse area of Nottingham station and also smoke damage to the new build section, which went up approximately three to four years ago".

Police advise the roads around Nottingham Railway Station, including Station Street, Carrington Street and Queen's Road, have been closed.

The station has been evacuated and is now closed while the Nottingham Fire and Rescue Service tackle the blaze.

"At present we do not have a firm estimate as to when the station will be able to re-open however we expect trains to be disrupted on all routes through Nottingham for the whole of Friday 12th January".

Ten fire engines and approximately 50 firefighters are now in attendance.

An EMT spokesman said: "Emergency services have been called to Nottingham station to deal with a fire".

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Nottingham station has been cordoned off and no trains are being allowed into the station.

The blaze, which started just before the morning rush hour, has caused disruption across the local transport networks.

He said crews were still inside and trying to contain the fire between the new part of the station and the main building, describing the operation as "difficult and protracted".

No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is unknown.

The fire service tweeted: "The incident at #NottinghamTrainStation is now a large incident with eight appliances in attendance".

East Midlands Trains said while no-one was injured and everyone was accounted for, all services, including, have been disrupted.

- Passengers should visit www.eastmidlandstrains.co.uk for the latest travel information.

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