Fire at Sywell Aerodrome business park

Large fire breaks out at industrial unit at Sywell Aerodrome

A large fire has broken out at a factory on Sywell Business Park in Northamptonshire.

Emergency services were called to the seen on Wellingborough Road at about 12:50pm.

The following roads have been closed by the police:

  • Glebe Road is shut at the junction with Wellingborough Road
  • Holcot Lane is shut at the junction with Overstone Road
  • Sywell Road is shut at the junction with Overstone Road
  • Sywell Road is shut at the junction with Wellingborough Road.

Nearby residents have been told to keep all windows and doors shut as a large column of smoke could be seen coming from the building from several miles away.

The A43 is backing up with traffic as the police close more roads around the Aerodrome and the black smoke fills the air!