VIDEO: Skegness sweet factory fire started accidentally caught on camera

Photo: Josh Hall
Photo: Josh Hall
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The huge fire which gutted the former Glisten Confectionary factory in Heath Road, Skegness on Saturday as started accidentally.

Fire investigators were initially treating the blaze, captured here on film by holidaymaker Ian Finney, as suspicious, but have today confirmed it was an accident.

Fire crews said a group of workmen had finished at the premises less than an hour before the blaze broke out. It is thought to have been caused by work machinery.