Arcing electrical cables spark Great Yarmouth building fire

Firefighters tackled a blaze in King's Lynn.

Firefighters tackled a blaze in King's Lynn. - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters were called after arcing electrical cables sparked a blaze in a building in Great Yarmouth.

Crews from Great Yarmouth and Gorleston were called to the fire in Southtown Road at just before 6.15pm on Sunday (December 16).

They used a thermal imaging camera to locate the fire.

They then used dry powder to douse the flames, which were out by just before 6.40pm.

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