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Police investigate suspicious fire after homes are destroyed in Truro

Firefighters have been tackling a major blaze overnight in Truro which has destroyed several homes after spreading through at least three adjoining properties.

The blaze ripped through three neighbouring homes. Credit: Keeley Alt Mitchell

Crews were called just after midnight to the fire on Merrifield Close and stayed on the scene until the early hours of the morning.

Residents out in the street in the early hours of the morning. Credit: Keeley Alt Mitchell

Everyone living in the houses was accounted for and there were no casualties. The fire is being treated as suspicious and an investigation is underway. Police are appealing for witnesses.

The fire has damaged several homes on Merriford Close. Credit: Keeley Alt Mitchell