News, Teesside

Large Fire at North East Industrial Estate in Peterlee under control

Fire Crews are currently on the scene of a large fire at an industrial estate in Peterlee in County Durham.

The blaze hit company SMC which is an Internet based auto repair shop in Peterlee, they have  specialised in all aspects of Japanese imports, including sales, servicing and parts supply with particular focus upon the Mitsubishi FTO range. 

The fire broke out at 11.45am on Bank Holiday Monday at the Nort East Industrial Estate on Armstrong Road, Peterlee. 

Fire Fighters managed to bring the fire under control by 14.30 hours. 

County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue’s control room said smoke could be seen from surrounding villages.

It is not known if anyone has been injured. 

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Trevor Sherwood is the Editor of Police Hour. Trevor studied Crime and Investigation at Teesside Uni and has a background within policing.

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