East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service is currently attending an incident in Churchill Square in Brighton.
Crews were called out at approximately 08.30 on 15 October 2013 by security to reports of a small gas cylinder which had caught alight in the shopping centre.
Two appliances are on scene along with a Hazmat officer.
The shopping centre has been evacuated and a cordon is being put in place.
Further updates will be posted on our website.