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July 07, 2020 | EssexLive
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Port of Tilbury Fire Still Burns

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service remain at the scene

A fire at the Port of Tilbury, Essex, continues to burn more than two days after it started, reports EssexLive.

Emergency services were called to a grain silo fire near Tilbury Docks on July 3.

Fire crews attended at around 9.55 a.m. after an explosion led to a major incident being declared.

The fire was under control by midday, however, fire officers allowed the grain to smolder.

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service remain at the scene.

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