Blaze at Falmouth Docks


Firefighters have been tackling a large blaze this morning at Falmouth Docks.

Fire crews have described it as a “major incident” and a 300m exclusion zone has been put into place.

A spokesman for A&P Falmouth said: “At 0810 this morning there was an incident at Falmouth Docks involving an acetylene bottle bank.

“A full evacuation of the yard took place and there were no injuries. Police and the fire brigade are on the scene, and a full investigation will take place.”