VIDEO: firefighters tackling blaze on seaside pier
FREELANCE photographer Eddie Mitchell captured this footage of firefighters battling a blaze on Worthing Pier last night (June 13).
Six fire engines were called to a fire at Worthing Pier just after 8.30pm yesterday.
The West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said it was alerted by Southern Monitoring – Worthing Pier’s AFA monitoring company - as well as a member of public who reported seeing issuing from the western side.
Firefighters found a fire in an external cavity wall and extinguished the fire using two jets and the pier’s main ring.
The fire was out by 10.20pm.
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