Investigations are continuing into the cause of a fire which damaged a row of terraced cottages in a Cornish village. A domestic oil tank in Constantine near Falmouth ruptured, spreading burning fuel to neighbouring houses. Several people had to be rescued from their homes.
A row of terraced houses in Constantine in Cornwall have been evacuated after a residential oil tank caught fire. Several people had to be rescued and eight fire engines were needed to put out the fire. No one was injured.
Fore Street in Constantine in Cornwall is closed in both directions due to an oil tanker fire between Well Lane and Penbothidno. The fire has been extinguished but the road will stay closed until late this morning