Devon

Firefighters tackle Devon oil tank blaze

Smoke coming from the tanker fire
Image caption The blaze could be seen from several miles away

Firefighters have tackled a blaze after several oil tanks caught fire in Kingsbridge, Devon.

Thirty firefighters from Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service dealt with the blaze at West Alvington.

The domestic heating oil tanks containing 2,000 litres of oil were severely damaged by the incident, a fire service spokesman said.

A woman was treated by ambulance personnel for smoke inhalation.

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