East Devon crews tackle major fire in Honiton


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Emergency services from across East Devon are tackling a major blaze in Honiton.

Eight fire crews from across the region are on the scene at Bishops Tower, in Tower Road, Offwell.

A spokesperson for the fire service said: “On arrival, crews confirmed smoke issuing and requested further assistance.”

“Crews are currently at work using six breathing apparatus.”

Fire crews from Honiton, Sidmouth, Ottery St Mary, Exeter and Cullompton are on the scene, as well as police, paramedics and engineers from Western Power.

A spokesperson for the ambulance service said that no one had been injured in the fire.

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