Shoppers evacuated from Baldock’s Tesco Extra

PUBLISHED: 14:12 18 January 2018

A fire crew went to Baldock Tesco this afternoon after reports of smoke and the smell of burning. Picture: Archant.

A fire crew went to Baldock Tesco this afternoon after reports of smoke and the smell of burning. Picture: Archant.

Archant

Shoppers were evacuated from Tesco Extra in Baldock this afternoon after reports of a burning smell in the store.

One fire crew has attended the incident – which happened in the last 30 minutes – but were stood down after no fire was detected.

The Comet understands the store has now reopened.

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