Exmouth public toilets closed after fire

PUBLISHED: 10:00 01 April 2016 | UPDATED: 10:00 01 April 2016


Fire crews were called out in Exmouth to deal with a fire in public toilets.

The incident happened at toilets on the Imperial Recreation Ground on Thursday, March 31, at 6.46pm.

On arrival, firefighters found a fire involving a toilet seat in one of the cubicles.

The toilet was said to be severely damaged by the fire, and the rest of the building damaged by smoke.

Firefighters using breathing apparatus dealt with the incident.

East Devon District Council’s Streetscene team subsequently announced on Twitter this morning (Friday) that the toilets would be closed today and over the weekend.

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