Fire breaks out in building outside Horsham

Firefighters worked through the night to tackle a blaze at a building outside Horsham last night (Friday, June 25).

Saturday, 26th June 2021, 10:15 am
Updated Saturday, 26th June 2021, 10:18 am

Four crews, from Horsham Billinghurst, Crawley and Henfield, found a derelict building 'well-alight' on Broadwater Lane, Copsale shortly after 10pm

"The fire spread to adjacent buildings on the site and crews worked through the night to bring the fire under control," a spokesperson for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said.

"No one was injured and our last crew left the scene at 8.28am.

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"The cause of the fire is under investigation and an officer is returning to reinspect the scene this morning (Saturday)."