Hamburg (dpa / lno) - A fire broke out in a warehouse in the Hamburg district of Wilhelmsburg.

Around 80 emergency services have been on site since early Wednesday morning, said a press spokesman for the fire department.

The hall, which is around 60 by 40 meters, 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 significant traffic obstructions in the area around the place of use.

Tweet of the fire department Hamburg