CREWS from across the Bradford district are attending a large building fire in West Yorkshire today.

The blaze at a building on Queens Road in the King Cross area of Halifax and crews were called to the scene at 2.25pm today.

Residents are advised to keep doors and windows closed, with crews from across the brigade are in attendance.

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Crews from the 10 fire stations, including Bradford, Ilkley, Fairweather Green and Shipley, have been called to the blaze.


West Yorkshire Roads Policing Unit tweeted: “Severe traffic disruption #Halifax around Queens Road, Parkinson Lane, Pellon Lane, Hopwood Lane areas due to a @WYFRS incident.

"Please avoid the area. Thank you.”