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Meridian viewer Robin Hanford captured this video of a fire on Uckfield High Street.
Four properties were damaged in the blaze last night.
Shop keepers are starting to clear up in East Sussex following a major fire overnight.
Five businesses in four buildings have been damaged in the blaze which consumed a large part of Uckfield High Street.
Uckfield High Street is closed this morning following a major fire overnight.
Four properties have been damaged in the blaze including charity shops for the British Heart Foundation and Sense.
A number of shops have been destroyed and people have been forced from their homes due to a fire in East Sussex.
It's understood that five businesses in four properties were involved in the blaze which broke out on the High Street in Uckfield overnight.
It is now under control but the High Street and Church Road are currently closed.
Latest ITV News reports
A massive fire that spread rapidly along a Sussex High Street, destroying five businesses, is being treated as arson.
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a blaze which seriously damaged four buildings on Uckfield High Street in East Sussex.