FIREFIGHTERS responded to a tyre fire on Wem Industrial Estate on Thursday morning.

At 11:06 on Thursday, November 7, Shropshire Fire and Rescue received a call of a property fire on the industrial estate.

Two fire engines were mobilised to tackle the fire, from Wem and Prees.

The fire involved a tyre machine and approximately 18 HGV tyres.

Fire crews used breathing apparatus, a hose reel jet and a covering jet in use to extinguish fire.