Firefighters called to blaze in Worthing

A fire at a taxi office in Worthing was attended to by fire crews this morning (Wednesday).

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said it was called to a fire between Railway Approach and Teville Place at around 7.20am.

Firefighters on the scene this morning

Firefighters on the scene this morning

A spokesman said: "We sent two fire engines from Worthing to a fire at a taxi office garage.

"It has been confirmed as a fire in the loft space and there has been ten per cent damage by the smoke.

"We used four breathing apparatus, two hose reels and a smoke curtain to prevent oxygen getting into the room when the door was opened."

The fire service confirmed the fire was started accidentally and crews left the scene at 8.05am.

Firefighters on the scene this morning

Firefighters on the scene this morning

Firefighters on the scene this morning

Firefighters on the scene this morning

Firefighters on the scene this morning

Firefighters on the scene this morning

Firefighters on the scene this morning

Firefighters on the scene this morning