Investigation after fire destroys 12 beach huts in Essex

An investigation is underway after 12 beach huts on the Essex coast were destroyed by fire.

Firefighters were called to Frinton-on-Sea yesterday afternoon (Saturday 11th August).

Crews worked hard in very windy conditions to get the fire under control and stop it spreading to any more huts.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

12 beach huts were destroyed in the blaze. Credit: @TweatMichael