Firefighters called to early morning building fire in Norwich

St Georges Street, Norwich. PIC: Peter Walsh.

St Georges Street, Norwich. PIC: Peter Walsh. - Credit: Archant

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).

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).


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

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