A MASSIVE blaze broke out at a tyre compound in Luddenden Foot earlier this evening.
Fire crews spent three and a half hours battling the fire at North Central Tyres on Station Road from 5.15pm.
At its peak, 25 firefighters were at the scene of the blaze which involved a collection of about 80 tyres in a secure compound to the side of the building.
The tyres have been destroyed and part of the building damaged.
The cause of the blaze is under investigation.