Van destroyed in arson attack

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A van was destroyed in an arson attack last night (Thursday January 7).

Firefighters were called to Stane Street, in Billingshurst, at around 9.30pm.

A spokesman for the fire service said no-one was in the vehicle at the time of the blaze and no injuries were reported.

Crews from Billingshust extinguished the flames using hose reels and a thermal imaging camera was used to check for heat hotspots.

The the fire is being treated as deliberate and the incident has been left with police.

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