Fire crews find sausage rolls to be cause of Torquay fire

(Last Updated On: December 26, 2017)

Fire crews were called to a fire in Wellswood, Torquay earlier this evening, 26th December.

Two fire engines from Torquay and one from Paignton were mobilised to reports of smoke at a property in Ilsham Road just before 7pm.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said on their website: “On arrival crews found a smell of smoke in the property and got to work using a thermal imaging camera and small tools.

“It was found that sausage rolls within a microwave oven had been on fire which was out by the time the fire service arrived,”

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