Firefighters called to early morning building fire in Norwich

PUBLISHED: 06:57 11 January 2020 | UPDATED: 08:20 11 January 2020

St Georges Street, Norwich. PIC: Peter Walsh.

St Georges Street, Norwich. PIC: Peter Walsh.


Firefighters were called to a building fire in Norwich in the early hours of the morning.

Appliances from Sprowston, Earlham and Carrow attended to reports of a building fire on St Georges Street in the city centre just after 5.20am this morning (Saturday, January 11).

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The crews whilst wearing breathing apparatus used hose reel jets to extinguish the fire. A positive pressure fan was used to remove smoke from the property and a thermal imaging camera to check for any hot spots.

Meanwhile, fire crews from Earlham and Carrow attended a building fire on Globe Place, Norwich shortly before 10.40pm last night (Friday, January 10).

The fire, which was caused by burnt food and was extinguished before fire crews arrived.

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