Dramatic pictures of static caravan ‘completely destroyed’ by fire in Jaywick

The caravan was completely destroyed in the fire. Picture: GINA WILLIAMS

The caravan was completely destroyed in the fire. Picture: GINA WILLIAMS - Credit: Archant

A static caravan has been destroyed in a fire in Jaywick which is believed to have been started deliberately.

A static caravan was completely destroyed by fire in Jaywick in the early hours of this morning. Pic

A static caravan was completely destroyed by fire in Jaywick in the early hours of this morning. Picture: GINA WILLIAMS - Credit: Archant

Fire crews were called to the blaze, in Alvis Avenue, at around 1.10am in the early hours of this morning, Saturday, November 11.

Two fire engines, both from Clacton, attended the incident.

A spokesman for Essex County Fire and Rescue Service said: On arrival, crews reported the caravan was 100% alight and a large amount of smoke was in the surrounding area.

“Firefighters extinguished the fire by 1.59am and used thermal imaging cameras to check for remaining hotspots before leaving the scene.

Crews arrived at the scene to find the static caravan '100% alight'. Picture: GINA WILLIAMS

Crews arrived at the scene to find the static caravan '100% alight'. Picture: GINA WILLIAMS - Credit: Archant


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“The caravan has been completely destroyed in the fire.”

He added that the cause of the fire has been recorded as deliberate.

The fire service believe the blaze was started deliberately. Picture: GINA WILLIAMS

The fire service believe the blaze was started deliberately. Picture: GINA WILLIAMS - Credit: Archant

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