Fire damages workshops and destroys lorries in Ipplepen

A fire has damaged workshops and destroyed three lorries on an industrial estate in Devon.

Crews were called to the estate in the Ipplepen area, near Newton Abbot at about 19:35 GMT on Wednesday. Fire crews remained at the scene overnight.

Devon and Somerset Fire Service said a "range of buildings and large goods vehicles" were well alight when its crews arrived.

The cause is being investigated. There were no reports of any injuries.

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