Major blaze rips through Bolton cladded accommodation block

major blaze rips through bolton cladded accommodation block

A massive blaze has broken out in Bolton this evening. The fire has ripped through the Cube university accommodation block in Bradshawgate , Bolton . There are No reports of injuries at this stage.

There are now more than 12 fire engines at scene of fire in Bolton town centre
Blaze is reported to be at a student accommodation block in Bradshawgate

Shocked student resident said they escaped flames but belongings are inside

It is estimated that between 50 and 100 people were evacuated from building
Eyewitness reported seeing students ‘crying on their phones’ after evacuation