Firefighters tackling ongoing fire at derelict property on the A259

Firefighters are dealing with an ongoing fire at a Southwick property on the A259.

Friday, 16th November 2018, 11:04 pm
Updated Saturday, 17th November 2018, 1:56 pm
The fire is in a derelict property on the A259

The building in question is derelict, according to the fire service.

No injuries have been reported

Four fire engines were sent to the scene after multiple reports of a fire were received about 8.40pm this evening.

No injuries have been reported, the fire service spokesman confirmed.

Brighton Road is closed while operations are ongoing

The fire is now under control but firefighters are expected to remain at the scene for some time.

Four fire engines were sent to the scene

The cause of the blaze is not yet known.

We will have more on this ongoing story as information is made available.

Firefighters have not confirmed what caused the blaze