Hamburg (dpa / lni) - The major fire in a warehouse in Hamburg also hindered rail traffic in Lower Saxony on Wednesday morning.

As a result of diversions, the Lüneburg, Uelzen, Celle and Hamburg-Harburg stops were eliminated, as Deutsche Bahn announced on Twitter.

There are long delays.

The fire in a warehouse in the Hamburg district of Wilhelmsburg broke out in the morning and led to a large-scale operation by the fire brigade.

Up to around 150 emergency services fought with the flames.

The THW supports with wheel loaders, tweeted the fire brigade.

According to the fire brigade, the approximately 60 by 40 meter hall is a storage location for cardboard boxes and packaging material.

Due to the heavy smoke development, residents were asked to keep their windows and doors closed.

According to the fire brigade, there were also significant traffic obstructions in the area directly around the place of use.

According to the police, no one was injured in the fire.

The operation will continue for several hours.


Tweet of the fire department Hamburg

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