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Adlington warehouse fire: Picture gallery as firefighters bring the blaze under control

Fire engines remain at the scene in Adlington as firefighting efforts continue throughout the building.

Families were evacuated from their homes as the fire consumed the building in Market Street overnight. You can catch up with our live blog on the incident here

Almost 100 firefighters battled the raging fire for about six hours overnight and were still damping down on Monday afternoon
Almost 100 firefighters battled the raging fire for about six hours overnight and were still damping down on Monday afternoon
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No one was injured in the fire but residents in Meadow Street and Railway View, fronting onto the warehouse, had to be evacuated from their homes in the early hours of the morning.
No one was injured in the fire but residents in Meadow Street and Railway View, fronting onto the warehouse, had to be evacuated from their homes in the early hours of the morning.
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At the height of the blaze firefighters had about 70 firefighters battling the flames with 12 engines and two cherry pickers.
At the height of the blaze firefighters had about 70 firefighters battling the flames with 12 engines and two cherry pickers.
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Crews from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called to the fire at 11.39pm on Sunday and by 10am on Monday crews were still damping down to get rid of pockets of fire.
Crews from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called to the fire at 11.39pm on Sunday and by 10am on Monday crews were still damping down to get rid of pockets of fire.
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