Fire crews are currently deal with a large fire on Moat House Street.
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service are currently dealing with a large fire on Moat House Street, Ince.
In order to allow them to work safely, Manchester Road between the junctions of Makerfield Way and Belle Green Lane is currently closed to pedestrians and traffic. Please avoid the area where possible.
Local residents are asked please to remain indoors with windows and doors closed unless directed otherwise.
A GMFRS spokesperson said: “Firefighters were called at 14:21 today to reports of a fire at a scrap yard in Moat House Street, Ince.
“Five fire engines are at the scene. The incident is ongoing.
“Please can people avoid the area and can nearby residents keep their windows and doors closed.”