Fire in storage building ‘deliberate’


- Credit: Archant

Three fire crews were called to the scene in Winkleigh on Monday evening.

THREE fire crews were scrambled to a storage building on fire in Butchersmoor Lane in Winkleigh last night (Mon).

Crews from Chulmleigh, North Tawton and Hatherleigh arrived at the scene at around 8.45pm.

They found a fire in the single storey building and extinguished it using two breathing apparatus wearers, a hose reel jet, small tools and a thermal imaging camera.

A fire spokesman said the building was severely damage and the fire was thought to be started deliberately.

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