Crews called to 'deep seated fire' at scrapyard in Newhaven

Three crews were called out to a fire at a scrapyard in Newhaven this morning.

Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 6:41 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 6:44 pm
Firefighters at the scene in Newhaven. Photo by Daniel Moon

The fire service was called to Ripleys Scrapyard in East Quay, Newhaven following reports of a fire at 10.59am, a spokesman confirmed.

Crews from Newhaven, Preston Circus and Seaford attended.

The spokesman said: "Upon arrival, crews found a deep seated fire in the scrapyard.

Firefighters at the scene in Newhaven. Photo by Daniel Moon

"Firefighters used the Aerial Ladder Platform to help extinguish the fire."