Caravan destroyed and cars damaged in Torquay fire

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(Last Updated On: May 17, 2015)

A caravan was destroyed by a fire in Torquay in the early hours of this morning.

The fire service were called to the fire in Chapel Court at 00:43. One fire engine from Torquay and one from Paignton were mobilised to the incident.

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The caravan was destroyed by the fire

Crews found a caravan and one car were well alight and set to work to extinguish the fire. 

They used 2 sets of breathing apparatus, 2 hose reel jets, and one covering jet and a thermal imaging camera were in use.

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The caravan this morning

The caravan and car were severely damaged by fire, and another car was slightly damaged by smoke. 

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