The fire service were called to a report of an alarm sounding in a block of flats in Fore Street, Kingsbridge this morning (8 June)
One appliance from Kingsbridge and one from Salcombe were mobilised to the incident just after 1am
On arrival, crews investigated and noted a smell of smoke from a cafe in the ground floor of the block of flats.
They gained entry to the cafe and confirmed that there was a fire in the building.
Crews went to work and extinguished the fire using two Breathing Apparatus wearers, one Hose Reel Jet and one Safety Jet.
They also ventilated the property.
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