House blaze may have been started deliberately 

(Last Updated On: January 2, 2018)

Firefighters have been at the scene of a house fire in Dawlish since the early hours of this morning, Tuesday 2nd January.

Crews from Dawlish and Teignmouth were initially mobilised to the incident in Ashcombe Road at around 2.50am

Crews requested another three appliances on arrival due to the property being well alight. These additional appliances were sent from Torquay, Newton Abbot and Middlemoor. A water bowser was also sent from Torquay.

The incident is ongoing with the incident now scaled down, police have been in attendance. Scenes of crime officers will also be attending.

Photo: Facebook/Teignmouth Fire Station

It is believed that the fire at the unoccupied building may have been started deliberately 

Return to our home page for more local news here.

You can join us on our social media pages, follow us on Facebook or Twitter and keep up to date with whats going on in South Devon.

Got a news story, blog or press release that you’d like to share or want to advertise with us? Contact us


Team account for We Are South Devon.