A fire behind some houses in a Southampton residential area has created large clouds of smoke.

A video filmed by resident Rozmarin Alexandru at 3.30 this afternoon showed black smoke billowing from what appeared to be a garden next to Earls Road.

He described the pungent smell of burning rubber filling the air.

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There was also a smog drifting across the neighbourhood, with Rozmarin saying there was 'so much air pollution'.

Hampshire & Isle of Wight Fire & Rescue Service said they had not been contacted about the incident.

Rozmarin said: "I wish the authorities would intervene and stop the air pollution in our city."