Fire crews are at the scene of a major fire in Torquay this morning, Monday 29th October.
Smoke can be seen from across Torbay.
There are currently at least 6 fire engines in attendance including the aerial platform at the scene in Victoria Parade.
It is believed that the fire started by a tumble dryer. It appears to be above Jack’s cafe and bar.
The road is closed. Police are also at the incident.
Nearby Living Coasts have said on social media: “We are still open however guests may experience some difficulty getting to us.
“We are not directly in line and so are ok at the moment, however we will continue to post updates when we can,”
Traffic is being diverted.
#Torbay Due to a fire the fire service have closed the harbour area of torquay to all large vehicles. All services are being diverted there are staff on site to assist and answer all questions
— Stagecoach SouthWest (@StagecoachSW) October 29, 2018
Updates as information becomes available.
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