Firefighters tackle blaze at Warner Bros studios

Lula Sharp
July 11, 2019

"Fifteen fire engines, plus support vehicles, are now in attendance at the scene and crews are tackling a fire in one of the stages there".

The site is also near the Warner Bros.

Firefighters are tackling a blaze at one of the stages at Warner Bros studios.

Yahoo Movies UK has contact Warner Bros for comment.

As of Thursday 10.10 a.m. BST, 18 trucks were fighting the fire, according to a statement from Hertfordshire County Council's Fire and Rescue Service.

About 75 fire fighters from 18 crews are tackling the fire which first broke out at about 11.30pm last night.

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The famous Watford studios, which hosts the popular Warner Bros.

In addition to being the studio the place all eight Harry Potter motion pictures had been made, motion pictures like Christopher Nolan's The Darkish Knight, Mission: Inconceivable - Fallout and Spider-Man: Far From House had been additionally filmed there.

The incident began late on Wednesday evening, with nearby residents seeing smoke rising from the lot. United Kingdom film studios where the James Bond and Harry Potter franchises have been filmed.

"The smoke went high into the air, and as I watched, the smoke appeared to get thicker, so much so that we could see the flashing lights of the fire engines reflecting off the thick smoke", he said.

A spokeswoman later said: "The fire at Warner Bros Studios is now out but several vehicles remain on site".

People living in the Abbots Langley and Leavesden area said they were woken up by a "very strong" smell of smoke during the night.

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