FIRE CREWS tackled a fire in a car repair workshop in the Enterprise Business Park in Little Thurrock.
The incident happened at just before midnight on Tuesday night in Tower Road, Grays.
The incident commander reported that the building – which measured 10 metres by 30 metres – was 20% alight and completely smoke logged.
Wearing breathing apparatus and using one main jet and two hose reel jets crews had extinguished the fire by 02:45hrs.
An investigation will be held to establish the cause of the blaze.