A popular chiringuito on the Costa del Sol has completely burned to the ground after a massive fire on Thursday morning.

Torremolinos firefighters received emergency calls for the blaze at Kokun Ocean Beach Club about 12.35am.

They found a massive column of smoke already rising from the bar on Paseo de Los Alamos, and established it was too late to save.

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Kokun Ocean Beach Club was burned to the ground this morning.

Massives flames lit up the night sky as firefighters battled the blaze.

A dozen firefighters, along with local police, worked until mid-morning to control and extinguish the blaze.

Scientific police then attended the scene to investigate how the fire started.

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Kokun chiringuito was a popular beach bar in Torremolinos.

The beach bar has been closed to the public for a month, as was customary among hoteliers in the area once the tourist season finished.

No one was injured in the incident.


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