Crews called to tackle large fire in city

Emergency services are at the scene of a large fire in Leicester.

Crews were called to the scene of the blaze in Sunningdale Road just after 18:30 BST on Sunday.

The fire, which appears to have broken out at the premises of the Casepak recycling centre, has been described as "large" by the fire service.

Leicestershire Police said the blaze was under control, with residents advised to keep windows and doors closed to prevent smoke from entering their properties.

A force spokesperson said the fire service would be looking into the cause.

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