Fire at Wakefield motorbike repair shop

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A FIRE broke out in a motorcycle repair workshop on Sunday evening.

Two men were treated for smoke inhalation at the industrial unit, on Thornes Lane.

Fire crews from Wakefield and Ossett were called to Patriot Bike and Scooter Spares at about 5pm.

Watch Commander Paul Stringer said: “They were doing some welding in the unit when the fire broke out.

“The police were alerted and helped to divert traffic away from the unit until the fire was brought under control.”