Seven fire appliances were on hand at Newry Building Supplies, Greenbank Industrial Estate in Newry today to battle a fire which started in the premises around lunchtime.

Turntable ladder and watertanker appliances were on hand due to the nature of the blaze. 

Fire crew are still on the scene.

The premises will be closed for the rest of today.

Fire crew on the scene at Newry Building Supplies. Photograph: Columba O'Hare
Fire crew on the scene at Newry Building Supplies. Photograph: Columba O'Hare