Fire starts behind KFC in Haywards Heath

A fire has started in a car park behind KFC in Haywards Heath. Picture: Google Maps
A fire has started in a car park behind KFC in Haywards Heath. Picture: Google Maps

A fire has started in a car park behind KFC in Haywards Heath.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said they were called at 12.04pm to South Road, Haywards Heath – which is behind the fast food restaurant – to a fire in an underground car park.

A spokesman said: “We were called to reports of a fire in an underground car park in South Road, Haywards Heath, at 12.04pm.

“Two fire engines were sent to the scene. The fire in the car park was extinguished using two breathing apparatus and two high pressure hose reels.

“There was ten per cent fire damage to the car park and 50 per cent smoke damage.

“Crews damped down the scene and left at 2.27pm.

“The cause is currently under investigation.”

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