The fire service was called to multiple reports of a vehicle fire on Lymington Road earlier this morning (20th July)
One fire appliance from Torquay was mobilised to the incident at a commercial car park ar around 5.15am.
A spokesperson for the fire service said:”On attendance crews confirmed there was a vehicle well alight. On the first informative crews confirmed that there was a flat bed lorry on fire which was severely damaged.
“Crews used two breathing apparatus sets and two hose reel jets to extinguish the fire and police were also informed.”