A number of pigs have been killed in a fire at a farm near Torrington, in Devon. Firefighters from Barnstaple, Bideford and South Molton were called to tackle the blaze, which involved two barns accommodating pigs in Yarnscombe at around 6.30pm on Saturday. The family living at the farm were not injured in the blaze. However, fire crews confirmed one of the farm buildings was destroyed and another severely damaged. The fire brigade said the cause of the fire was accidental.