A flat fire in Downham Market was started by burnt food. 

Crews were called to the blaze in Railway Road at about 7.45pm on Tuesday (June 27). 

Firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used main and hose reel jets to extinguish the blaze. 

A positive-pressure ventilation fan was also used to clear the building of smoke. 

A spokesman for Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said the blaze was started due to burnt food.