A fire investigation is underway following an incident in the kitchen of The Hearth Pizzeria & Bakehouse this morning (30th January).
Firefighters were called to Lewes bus station at 7.40am, following reports of heavy smoke.
Two crews from Barcombe and Lewes have since been assisting with the fire investigation, after entering the building wearing breathing apparatus and extinguishing the kitchen fire with one hose reel.
As a result of the incident, there is fire damage to the kitchen and smoke damage in the restaurant.
The investigation is ongoing.