Fire destroys listed buildings on Hayling Island

Fire at Wooden Station House, Hayling Island.
Fire at Wooden Station House, Hayling Island.
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HAVANT Fire Service have reported an overnight fire at two old station buildings which once served the rail link to Hayling Island. 

The two disused buildings are located on Langstone Road and are currently listed for their historical value.

Fire crews were called to the scene at 11.30 pm with the blaze brought under control by 2.30 am.

A video of the fire was captured by Sam Roberts.

Two additional fire engines were called from Cosham to assist the two which were already deployed from Havant. An assisted ladder platform from Southsea was also at the scene.

Fire crews described the buildings, which were timber constructions, as having been 100 per cent alight. No one is believed to have been injured in the fire.

It is believed that the buildings had recently been purchased by private owners.

As yet the cause of the fire has not been established but the police have said the are investigating the incident with the fire thought to have started between 10.30 pm and 11.39 pm. 

Anyone with information about this incident should call 101 quoting 44180458463.