VIDEO: Firefighters tackle Crawley town centre arson

Firefighters were called after rubbish was set alight in Crawley High Street.

The Crawley crew was called to arson behind a brick wall by the old Crawley Market site at 11.46am today (Tuesday April 12).



A spokesman for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said firefighters were at the scene in three minutes and used a hose reel to put it out.

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