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Emergency Services in wallsend were last night dealing with a serious incident at a business premises named Community Link on Alexandra Street at 10.35pm

A explosion and fire had occurred within the premises, emergency services spent some time at the scene.

Some nearby residents were evacuated. No one was injured in the incident.

The cause of the fire is being treated as suspicious and an investigation is being carried out.

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