Emergency services are currently dealing with a large fire at a vehicle workshop on Brompton Road at Northallerton.
It was reported at 6.46pm (Wednesday 16 January). It is not believed anybody has been injured.
However, nearby residents and the adjacent Asda store have been evacuated as a safety precaution.
Motorists and pedestrians are advised to keep away from the area while the incident is being dealt with.
A safety cordon has been put in place at the scene by the police.
Further updates will be issued by North Yorkshire Police and North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue.Last modified: January 16, 2019