Fire in Lancaster covers city in smoke

Firefighters are currently battling a blaze on Mary Street in Lancaster.

Bystanders have been moved back from the scene of the fire due to heavy smoke.

The scene of the fire on Mary Street in Lancaster. Picture: Terry Parsons.

The scene of the fire on Mary Street in Lancaster. Picture: Terry Parsons.

The smoke is covering the city centre.

Our reporter Gemma Sherlock is currently at the scene this lunchtime.

More to follow.....

The scene of the fire on Mary Street in Lancaster. Picture: Terry Parsons.

The scene of the fire on Mary Street in Lancaster. Picture: Terry Parsons.

The scene of the fire on Mary Street in Lancaster. Picture: Terry Parsons.

The scene of the fire on Mary Street in Lancaster. Picture: Terry Parsons.