Converted former Doncaster pub goes up in flames

A former pub converted into a snack shop and convenience store went up in flames this morning.

Thursday, 28th March 2019, 7:59 am
Updated Thursday, 28th March 2019, 8:03 am
A former Hexthorpe pub was damaged by fire overnight
A former Hexthorpe pub was damaged by fire overnight

The blaze at the former Plant pub on Hexthorpe Road, Hexthorpe, was discovered at 4.25am.

A former Hexthorpe pub was damaged by fire overnight

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When crews arrived the building was engulfed in flames, which could be seen shooting through the roof.

At the height of the blaze there were three fire engines and an aerial ladder platform at the scene.

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Firefighters remain at the scene of a former pub after it went up in flames this morning

The pub has been converted and now houses a snack shop and a convenience store.

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