Residents evacuated after rubbish fire

Regent Street, Weston-super-Mare

Crews were called to a fire involving discarded furniture and rubbish in the entrance of a building.

The fire was located on the ground of a four storey building used as a restaurant and residential accommodation.

Firefighters in breathing apparatus used one high pressure hose reel and one 45mm jet to tackle the fire.

Residents were evacuated but were allowed to return to their homes once the fire was extinguished.

The fire is believed to have been started deliberately.

Crews from Weston-super-Mare attended the incident.