Fire and rescue services are attending a fire near the University of Salford.
Witnesses have spotted a small fire under the bridge between the Old Pint Pot and the University’s Maxwell building.
Loud bangs were also heard near to the scene where the fire crews are now at work.
Liam Shaw, former student journalist at the university of Salford, was at the scene. He said on Twitter: “Two fire engines are en route…Loud bangs can be heard.”
He later posted a picture of a fire engine at the scene.
— Liam Shaw (@JournalistShaw) March 19, 2019