Fire crews called to Torquay flat fire

(Last Updated On: October 17, 2017)

Fire crews were called to reports of smoke at a flat in Abbey Road, Torquay earlier today, 17th October.

One fire appliance from Torquay and one from Paignton attended the incident at 2.45pm.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said on their website:

“On arrival crews found that there was a small fire in a ground floor kitchen involving cooking on the cooker hob, causing the flat to smoke log.  Crews inspected and made the scene safe using a thermal image camera and a positive pressure ventilation fan,” 

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