Fire crews tackle blaze at Farmfoods shop

Fire crews have been tackling a blaze at a Farmfoods shop in Stoke-on-Trent.

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service said they received a call shortly after 13:45 BST on Thursday to Moorland Road in Burslem.

Two neighbouring buildings have been evacuated and people in the area were advised to keep their windows and doors closed as a precaution.

Staffordshire Police were also in attendance, they said.

Fire crews said they were using hose reel jets, breathing apparatus and ventilation equipment to contain the fire and stop it from spreading.

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