PICTURES: Residents asked to keep windows and doors closed due to smoke as emegency services secure area

Emergency services have tackled a massive blaze at industrial premises on Rodden Foot in Ballymoney.

Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 11:31 am
Updated Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 1:41 pm

Earlier in a statement the PSNI asked motorists to avoid the area.

AND residents are also advised to keep their windows and doors closed due to the smoke.

Four fire service appliances were sent to deal with the fire at Rodden Foot this morning.

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Flames were extinguished and crews are damping down the scene to prevent the fire starting again.

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27 April 2021 McAuley Multimedia.The NIRFS are dealing with a major fire at Ballymoney Tyres at Rodden foot in Ballymoney this morning. There have been no reported injuries but it is understood there was a massive explosion before the fire broke out. PICTURE MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th April 2021 - Emergency services are dealing with a fire at industrial premises on Rodeing Foot in Ballymoney. Motorists are advised to avoid the area. Photo by Matt Mackey / Press Eye.
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th April 2021 - Emergency services are dealing with a fire at industrial premises on Rodeing Foot in Ballymoney. Motorists are advised to avoid the area. Photo by Matt Mackey / Press Eye.
27 April 2021 McAuley Multimedia.The NIRFS are dealing with a major fire at Ballymoney Tyres at Rodden foot in Ballymoney this morning. There have been no reported injuries but it is understood there was a massive explosion before the fire broke out. PICTURE MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA
27 April 2021 McAuley Multimedia.The NIRFS are dealing with a major fire at Ballymoney Tyres at Rodden foot in Ballymoney this morning. There have been no reported injuries but it is understood there was a massive explosion before the fire broke out. PICTURE MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA