Fire crews called to blaze in residential street

Firefighters and police are dealing with a lorry fire in Great Yarmouth. Photo: Denise Bradley.

Firefighters and police are dealing with a lorry fire in Great Yarmouth. Photo: Denise Bradley. - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters were called to a building on fire in a South Norfolk village in the early hours of the morning.

Crews from Carrow in Norwich and Long Stratton responded to reports of the building blaze on Dell Close in Newton Flotman at 1.10am on Friday, May 17.

The firefighters, who were at the scene for an hour, used supplemented hose reel jets with water from a hydrant whilst wearing breathing apparatus to as they worked to extinguish the fire.

A themal imaging camera was used to check for hot spots and a pressure ventilation fan was used to remove smoke from the property.

Dell Close is a short residential cul de sac leading off Flordon Road with a number of detached homes.


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