Posted: 05.07.20 at 09:35 by The Editor
Location: Atlantic Way, Westward Ho!
A fire crew from Bideford were sent to reports of a fire in a derelict building at the above location.
On arrival crews discovered smoke and flames issuing in the three storey building and requested four more fire engines. These were sent from Appledore, Barnstaple and Bideford were sent.
The fire was contained to the basement of the building.
Crews used six breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet, one 45mm jet and one covering jet to extinguish the fire.
The basement was 80% damaged by the fire.