Fire crews tackle tyre blaze in Newton Abbot

(Last Updated On: February 5, 2017)

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received multiple calls to a large fire in Ingsdon Lane, Newton Abbot last night.

One fire engine from Newton Abbot was sent to investigate, with a further fire engine mobilised due to the amount of tyres involved.

Around 100 tyres were involved in the fire which was tackled with using foam and extinguished by 11:25pm

Crews remained at the scene until all hotspots were dampened down.

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