150 tonnes of straw on fire in Shropham

Firefighters have been dealing with a straw stack fire in Shropham, near Attleborough, throughout the night.

The incident involving 150 tonnes of straw in a field off the B1111 road at the Shropham Hall junction began shortly before 7pm yesterday.

Fire crews from East Harling and Watton were the first to attend the scene and throughout the night they were relieved by other fire crews.

At 7.30am today crews from Wymondham and Watton were still at the scene.

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