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Tuesday, 6 November 2007, 06:59 GMT
Blaze breaks out at pallet yard

Fire crews were called to deal with a massive fire at a pallet yard in Greater Manchester.

About 30 firefighters were called to the blaze on Shaw Road in Oldham at about 2000 GMT on Monday.

They battled the blaze overnight and remained at the scene on Tuesday morning, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service said.

Arnold Street remains closed to traffic and two fire engines were still at the scene on Tuesday morning.