Prison cell fire on Portland

Prison cell fire on Portland

Published by Helen Down at 11:32am 17th August 2019. (Updated at 11:34am 17th August 2019)

Four engines were called to the scene.

Four fire appliances rushed to the scene of fire in a prison cell at the YOI on Friday afternoon.

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service confirmed they were were called out to the incident at 5.19pm.

But prison staff had managed to extinguish the blaze before firefighters arrived.