EXCLUSIVE: Family ‘devastated’ by fuel firm inferno

THE CO-OWNER of a fuel depot destroyed by a blazing inferno Friday night has spoken of the ‘devastating’ moment he saw ‘25 years of family business go up in smoke’.

In tomorrow’s County Times (Thursday August 25) an exclusive interview with Nicholas Harris reveals his emotions as he watched Four Seasons Fuel Limited, in Coneyhurst, burn to the ground.

The incident, which has attracted national coverage, saw around 100 people evacuate the surrounding area as 50 firefighters were scrambled to the site just before 10pm on Friday August 19.

For the full story including eye-witnesses accounts and how the family will recover make sure you pick up your copy of the West Sussex County Times this week.