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Ten fire engines responding to major industrial unit fire in Waterston

FIRE FIGHTERS from stations all over Pembrokeshire, and Carmarthen are responding to a major fire at an industrial unit in Waterston, Milford Haven.

Thick black smoke has been seen rising from the scene, and there is a pungent smell of burning plastic in the air.

Local farmers have been seen attending with tractors towing large water bowsers, to assist the fire service in tackling the blaze.

Residents in Waterston are being advised to keep windows closed whist the fire is being extinguished

A spokesperson for Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service told The Pembrokeshire Herald: “At 1.32pm on Wednesday, January 10, the Milford Haven, Pembroke Dock, Haverfordwest, Tenby, Fishguard and Carmarthen crews were called to an incident in Waterston, Milford Haven.

“This incident is currently ongoing. 

“Crews are responding to a fire within an industrial unit measuring approximately 25m x 50m.  Crews are currently utilising hose reel jets to extinguish the fire and no casualties have been reported so far.

“Further details may be released when available.

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