Sunderland factory offices: 21st January 2017
This as reported in the North-east press
Firefighters have tackled a blaze inside a Rolls-Royce factory in Sunderland .
Crews from Sunderland Central and Marley Park were called to the large factory unit in Pallion Industrial Estate at 9.15am on Saturday 21st January 2017
A fire had broken out in an office block inside the main body of the factory which makes helicopter parts.
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service say one office suffered fire damage, with smoke spreading to six other offices.
The flames were doused by the factory’s sprinkler system, a hose reel and a carbon dioxide extinguisher.
Firefighters found the cause of the fire was an electrical fault.