FIRE teams were called to a van fire outside a pub near Barnstaple last night (June 13).

One fire crew from Barnstaple was sent to reports of a van on fire outside the pub in Fremington at around 11.30pm.

On arrival crews confirmed that one van was well alight and got to work extinguishing the fire using two hose reel jets and foam. Crews used small tools to make the vehicle safe. The cause of the fire was accidental.