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Smoke warning issued after large fire in Daventry

March 13, 2018

Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service are encouraging those living in and around the Daventry area to avoid the smoke being caused by the large fire in Parsons Road, Drayton Fields Industrial Estate.

While the smoke is not toxic, residents are advised to keep it out of their homes by keeping doors and windows closed. They are also advised not to expose themselves to the smoke unnecessarily and not to breathe it in. 

The fire started in the early hours of yesterday morning (Monday, March 12) and a man has been arrested on suspicion of arson. At its height, more than 50 firefighters were tackling the blaze.

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