Caravan fire in Portsmouth city centre extinguished by firefighters

THE large caravan fire in Portsmouth city centre near Sainsbury's has been extinguished by firefighters.

Thursday, 21st September 2017, 2:31 pm
Updated Thursday, 21st September 2017, 4:12 pm
A large fire has broken out in Portsmouth city centre

Crews from Southsea fire station were sent to Clarence Street after getting the call at 11.57am.

Two fire appliances from the station arrived at the scene to see a caravan alight.

For more pictures of the blaze click here.

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A large fire has broken out in Portsmouth city centre

The fire was put out by crews at around 12.40pm.

Hope Street has been closed off by police (Image from Hants Road Policing)
A large fire has broken out in Portsmouth city centre
Hope Street has been closed off by police (Image from Hants Road Policing)