FIRE crews responded to a mobile fish and chip van fire in Tiverton this afternoon.

The fire service received several calls regarding the fire at Sampford Peverell, Tiverton, at around 4.18pm.

Crews confirmed that the vehicle was fully ablaze and set about extinguishing the flames.

A Environmental Protection Unit from South Molton, along with a supporting appliance, were called to the scene later on and removed two propane cylinders from the vehicle, and sucessfully extinguished the fire.