Shocked witnesses have described how about 100 tyres have gone up in flames near a large Tesco in Sheffield this afternoon.
Witnesses have described how about 100 tyres have gone up in flames near a large Tesco in Sheffield this afternoon.
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Firefighters and police were called out to a yard close to the store on Spital Hill at about 2.10pm.
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One witness, who did not want to be named, said: "I saw a lot of black smoke, there must have been about 100 tyres on fire."
Another man said the blaze spread to a car parked close to the yard.
The fire service said that there was still quite a bit of smoke in the area and advised residents to keep doors and windows shut.
Police and fire crews cordoned off the scene while they dealt with the blaze.