Fire crews responded to several calls reporting a fire in Torrington last night.

A SINGLE storey outbuilding was severely damaged by fire last night (Mon).

Fire crews responded to several reports of a shed on fire in Mill Street, Torrington, at around 11pm.

One fire engine from Torrington attended the scene to find the building approximately 5m by 4m ablaze.

Crews used one compressed air foam jet, one hose reel and one covering jet as well as breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.