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Incident - Fire in Derelict Building

Date: 17/10/2020
Time: 22:08
Location: Old Mill Road, Torquay
Area: Central
County: Devon

Fire appliances from Torquay and Paignton were mobilised to a report of a fire at the above location.

The incident involved a small fire on the ground floor of a derelict building measuring approximately 10m x 80m. Crews extinguished the fire using 2 breathing apparatus wearers, 1 hosereel jet, a thermal image camera to check for hotspots and a positive pressure ventilation fan. The cause of the fire was believed to be deliberate.  Police were informed.     

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