Firefighters tackle Colchester fire

FIREFIGHTERS have been tackling a blaze at an engineering building in Colchester today.They were called to the building on Hawkins Road at around 6am and saw that 20 per cent of the building was on fire.

FIREFIGHTERS have been tackling a blaze at an engineering building in Colchester today.

They were called to the building on Hawkins Road at around 6am and saw that 20 per cent of the building was on fire.

Three fire crews spent 40 minutes tackling the flames but there are no reports of any injuries.

The cause of the fire will now be investigated by the police.