Industrial estate and pub evacuated as fire rages in Potters Bar

17:54 22 July 2013

The fire on Dancers Hill Road which can be seen all over Potters Bar

The fire on Dancers Hill Road which can be seen all over Potters Bar

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AN industrial estate and pub has been evacuated as a blaze is battled in Potters Bar

Police have been called to Dancers Hill Road in Bentley Heath, Potters Bar following reports of a fire at a number of workshops and garages.

Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue are currently dealing with the fire and have a number of fire engines on the scene.

As there is smoke coming from this fire, which is travelling in the direction of the M25, police have put a road closure in place at Junction 25 in both directions.

Police have also put in road closures at the junction with Wagon Road, Baker Street, Barnet Road and Dancers Hill Road.

Motorists are also asked to avoid the area as delays are expected.

No one has been injured.

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