Firefighters called to blaze on Colburn business park

Around 20 firefighters have battled a blaze at a business unit in Colburn overnight.

Crews were called at 2.37am to the Walkerville Industrial Estate.

By 8am on Tuesday, North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said the fire had been mainly extinguished but crews were still at the scene damping down.

A spokesperson said crews tackled the fire both internally and externally, and the building suffered significant damage.

Firefighters from Richmond, Leyburn, Reeth, Northallerton and Hawes attended the incident.