Fire crews called to late night fire at Riviera Centre 

(Last Updated On: December 30, 2017)

The fire service was called to reports of a fire at the Riviera Centre in Torquay late last night, Friday 29th December.

A member of staff alerted the fire service to a fire in a changing room at around 10:45pm. 

Three crews from Torquay and Paignton were mobilised to the incident. 

Crews found a fire involving a commercial hand dryer.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said on their website: “Assisted by the buildings sprinkler system, crews used breathing apparatus, a hose reel,  a thermal imaging camera and a positive pressure ventilation fan in order to fully extinguish the fire,”

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