Fire crews called to tackle blaze at Walthamstow water works

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A number of fire crews have been sent to the Walthamstow water works after a fire broke out within the treatment site on Monday afternoon.

Fire crews were scrambled to Coopermill site just after 2pm after a blaze broke out in the main pumping room.

The water site is owned by Thames Water and the facility Is a major supplier of water to the London area

Crews remain at the site tackling the blaze that is currently under investigation.

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