Firefighters witness mesmerising 'firenado' while tackling massive blaze at Derbyshire factory

Posted by The King Slayer 2019 years ago in Nature
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Firefighters captured this incredible 'firenado' while tackling a blaze at a factory in South Derbyshire.

Members of the Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service were responding to the incident on Occupation Lane on Tuesday afternoon, the Derby Telegraph reports .

Footage shows how a mesmerising tower of fire rose more than 50 feet in the air as swirling smoke billows in the background.

Nearby residents were told to keep their windows closed after 60ft-high flames created plumes of thick black smoke which could be seen up to 26 miles away in Nottingham.

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