Fire crews from Dartmouth and Brixham were mobilised to a report of a vessel on fire.

It happened just before 8.30am this morning.

Crews awaited for the RNLI to tow the vessel to the jetty in the South Embankment.  Crews confirmed that there was a small fire on a 27 foot vessel and the fire was out on arrival. This was accidental ignition.

The responsibilty of the vessel was handed back to the owner and the Harbour Master and the crews were stood down around 10am.