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Crews called out to tractor fire

PUBLISHED: 15:26 30 April 2020 | UPDATED: 15:26 30 April 2020

Firefighters took half an hour to put out the fire, on Beloe Crescent Picture: Denise Bradley

Firefighters took half an hour to put out the fire, on Beloe Crescent Picture: Denise Bradley

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Firefighters were called to put out a blazing tractor.

Norfolk fire service said the vehicle caught fire on the A10 at Downham Market.

The alarm was raised just before 2.45pm. Crews were quickly on the scene and took around half an hour to bring the blaze under control.

The fire service’s incident log said: “Appliances from Downham Market and Kings Lynn attended a tractor fire on the A10. The crews used hose reel jets and a thermal imaging camera and wore breathing apparatus.”

Earlier a Lynn appliance was sent to assist with a lift rescue, on the town’s Grimston Road.


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