Blaze in Lewes town centre

A town centre road in Lewes was closed and a number of fire engines called to tackle a blaze today (Friday).
The scene in Lewes town centreThe scene in Lewes town centre
The scene in Lewes town centre

Firefighters from Lewes and Brighton rushed to West Street following reports of a fire at a property at 11.47am.

Crews used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a hose reel jet to extinguish the flames.

No one was reported as hurt by East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, and a fire inspection will take place later today.

West Street was reported as closed by the county council at 12pm.