VIDEO: Selsey Academy fire

Photographer Eddie Mitchell took this video footage to show the extent of this morning’s fire at Selsey Academy.

More than 75 per cent of the building has been destroyed, leaving an empty skeleton.

The scene of the fire. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

The scene of the fire. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

Scores of residents gathered in disbelief when the fire broke out at around 8am today (Sunday, August 21).

Many people also laid on free food and supplies for the firefighters and other emergency services as they tackled the blaze.

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