Fire crews called to major blaze at harbour


Emergency services were called to reports of a fire at Torquay Harbour this lunch time, Saturday 28 May.

Three fire engines attended the incident involving a yacht.

Smoke can be seen from across the area.

Jennifer Simpson

The A379 Torbay Road is closed both ways whilst the incident is dealt with.

Emergency services are asking for people to stay away from the area.

Adam Blackburn

Updates as more information becomes available.

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