Arson attack on rural house near Bideford
- Credit: Picture: Alex Walton Photography
Fire in a rural building in Upcott was started deliberately
A house fire near Bideford is being treated as arson.
Firefighters were called out to a building in a field in Upcott shortly before 7.30pm on Wednesday, May 22.
Three fire crews from Bideford and Appledore were needed to put out the blaze. No-one was in the building at the time.
An investigation confirmed that the fire had been started deliberately, and police have been informed.