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24 August 2018, 08:55
There's been a severe fire in Bordesley Green, which has completely destroyed a building.
BREAKING: massive fire in Birmingham Bordesley Green pic.twitter.com/c12EHYNBOM— DroneGang UK (@thedronegang) August 23, 2018
Fire crews were called to the site on Cobham Road last night with up to 11 engines attending.
Residents were advised to keep their windows and doors closed after the smoke could be seen for miles.
West Midlands Fire Service say 3 crews are still at the scene this morning and Cobham Road remains closed.
Bordesley Green Road Incident Update:— West Midlands Fire (@WestMidsFire) August 24, 2018
Building has 100% destroyed by fire.
3 crews currently remain in attendance damping down hot spots, awaiting attendance of structural engineer.
Bordesley Green Road is now open, although Cobham Road remains closed pic.twitter.com/sRribSj1oF