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Firefighters tackle Trewoon warehouse blaze

By mwill  |  Posted: February 17, 2013

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Two fire appliances from St Austell Community Fire Station were mobilised to a report of smoke issuing from a redundant industrial building at Trewoon, near St Austell, at around 2pm on Sunday.

The 12 firefighters used breathing apparatus, one hosereel and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire which involved a car and had spread to some pallets inside the warehouse, measuring 100 metres by 40 metres.

Arson is suspected and Devon & Cornwall Police have been informed.

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