Fire above town centre bar

PUBLISHED: 15:19 29 June 2016 | UPDATED: 21:58 29 June 2016

Picture by Nick Page Hayman

Picture by Nick Page Hayman

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Firefighters tackled a blaze which broke out above a bar in the centre of Weston-super-Mare this afternoon (Wednesday).

Avon Fire and Rescue Service were called at 2.48pm to reports of a fire in Regent Street.

The fire was in a second floor flat above Mi Bar.

Three pumps from Weston Fire Station tackled the fire, using breathing apparatus, two high-pressure hoses and a jet.

The fire service is still investigating the cause of the fire.

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