Arson attack on wooden shed in Clyst Honiton

PUBLISHED: 10:44 29 June 2019

Colyton Carnival 2019. Picture: Alex Walton Photography

Colyton Carnival 2019. Picture: Alex Walton Photography

Picture: Alex Walton Photography

The fire severely damaged the contents of the timber building

A fire in a wooden storage building in Clyst Honiton on Friday afternoon was started deliberately, according to the fire service.

Firefighters were initially called out to a report of undergrowth on fire at about 4.20pm. They found the 8m by 6m timber shed ablaze, and the fire damaged about three quarters of its contents. Arson is being blamed for the incident, but there are no further details at present.

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