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Community pulls together after fire evacuation in Weymouth

Residents wait to return home Credit: ITV Meridian

Hundreds of people have returned home after they were forced to leave their beds in the middle of the night because of a fire in Weymouth.

The large balze broke out at a car repair business in Holly Road just before 5am.

A major incident was declared and a rest centre set up for residents affected. Richard Slee spoke to local people:

Richard spoke to resident Shaun Edgeley, Seth Why from the Fire Service and restaurant manager Shaun Parker.