A major Bristol route has been closed in both directions due to a building fire.
Firefighters and police have descended on Park Street following a blaze breaking out this afternoon (May 19).
Photographs from the scene show a turntable ladder aiming water at a roof of one of the buildings with black smoke billowing out.
Motorists have been urged to avoid the area.
Travelwest tweeted: ” Park St is currently closed by the Fire service due to an incident, Avoid the area, use alternative routes.
Traffic monitoring site Inrix says: ” A4018 Park Street in both directions closed, slow traffic due to building fire from B4051 Queens Road to A4 Canons Road.”
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