09:17 - Fire in the main hopper is now believed to be extinguished. Crews are continuing to empty the contents of the silo whilst turning over and damping down.
09:28 - STOP MESSAGE - Fire is extinguished, turning over and damping down is complete. Making up of equipment in progress. Incident to be monitored for a further 10 minutes. Public Statement Issued:
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