An investigation has been launched into a fire at a North East industrial estate today.

Cleveland Fire Brigade (CFB) have confirmed an investigation into a blaze at Cargo Fleet industrial estate in North Ormesby, which occurred today (September 2) shortly after 5pm, is underway.

They confirmed five fire appliances attended the scene - two from Middlesbrough, two from Grangetown and one from Redcar. 

Read more: North Ormesby Live: Fire on Cargo Fleet Lane Industrial Estate

Fire Control confirmed CCTV of the incident had been given to police and the incident is now clear.

A CFB spokesperson said: "It was a building fire which spread to several vehicles - approximately 8 vehicles and two motorbikes.

"We used one thermal image camera, three jets, one ground monitor.

"The time of call we got to make make pumps five was 17:02. There was 30 per cent damage to the building, and 100 per cent damage to a cabin.

"It it currently unknown what the cause was, CCTV has been passed over to the police."

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They also confirmed fire crews left the scene at approximately 6:52pm.

The Northern Echo have contacted Cleveland Police for more information on the incident.

Footage of the scene emerged showing smoke billowing from the industrial estate.