Major Belfast blaze ‘could last for days’

Fire crews dealing with a fire at Wastebeater Recycling
,  Blackstaff Road, Kennedy Way Industrial Estate, Belfast.
Fire crews dealing with a fire at Wastebeater Recycling , Blackstaff Road, Kennedy Way Industrial Estate, Belfast.

Seven fire engines are engaged in fighting a major fire at a west Belfast recycling plant.

The Fire Service says a large quantity of rubbish is on fire at the Blackstaff Road site.

The blaze at Wastebeater Recycling

The blaze at Wastebeater Recycling

They were called in just after 4pm today.

Fire fighters believe the fire could last for days due to the volume of household waste involved.