UPDATE: Firefighters stand down after Worthing Hospital '˜false alarm'

Three fire engines that were sent to Worthing Hospital this morning have left after no fire was found.

Friday, 20th January 2017, 9:24 am
Updated Friday, 20th January 2017, 10:27 am
The cause of the smell is unknown and crews are investigating

Firefighters were called to the hospital at 8.51 this morning after a ‘slight smell of smoke’ was reported, a spokesperson for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said.

However it was discovered to be a ‘false alarm’ and crews left at 9.17am the spokesperson later confirmed.

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