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Fire crews put out building fire in Watton

PUBLISHED: 16:49 12 December 2016 | UPDATED: 16:49 12 December 2016

A man has been left homeless after his caravan was set alight. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

A man has been left homeless after his caravan was set alight. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

Archant

Fire crews were called to tackle a building fire in Watton this afternoon.

Appliances from Watton and Dereham attended the fire on Lancaster Avenue at around 3pm.

The crews used main and hosereel jets to extinguish the blaze while wearing breathing apparatus.

They also used positive pressure ventilation and a thermal imaging camera to check for hot spots.

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