Out of control BBQ and lawn mower blaze among calls to fire service as sun hits Norfolk

The Fire Service has also dealt with a BBQ fire. Picture: Getty Images

The Fire Service has also dealt with a BBQ fire. Picture: Getty Images - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service have been busy as people go about enjoying the summer sun.

The Fire Service attended a gardener whose lawn mower caught fire. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

The Fire Service attended a gardener whose lawn mower caught fire. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

A crew from Dereham was called to extinguish a BBQ that had got out of control in Cranworth, near Shipdham, at 12.25pm on Saturday.

Firefighters tackled the blaze using hose jets.

A gardener had a surprise after a lawn mower caught fire in Mendham Lane, Harleston, at about 10.50am

A team from Harleston attended and use jets to put the fire out.


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Meanwhile, in King's Lynn, a crew from the town's fire station helped a person who had fallen at 8.10am.

A crew was then sent to tackle a blaze in Fred Ackland Drive at about 11.50am, using hose reel jets to extinguish.

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