A ROAD to Swadlincote was closed last night after firefighters were called to a blaze inside a derelict newsagents.
Crews from Swadlincote, Burton and Moira attended the former Hilltop News building on the corner of Hastings Road and Church Avenue, around 7pm last night.
Watchman, Jamie Lewis, of Swadlincote’s greenwatch said it was not thought to be malicious but a thorough investigation will take place today.
No one was hurt.
What should happen with the newsagents which has been derelict for more than 10 years?
More information in tomorrow’s Mail.