Search

Fire crews tackle chimney fire, bin fire, and help following a crash during busy weekend

PUBLISHED: 11:37 04 November 2018

Firefighters dealt with a number of incidents in Thetford this weekend. PIC: Denise Bradley.

Firefighters dealt with a number of incidents in Thetford this weekend. PIC: Denise Bradley.

Archant

It has been a busy weekend for Norfolk Fire and Rescue in Thetford responding to several call-outs.

On Saturday, at around 5.30pm, one crew was send to King Street in the town to extinguish a bin fire.

Just before 11pm, a crew made a car safe following a crash on Guildhall Street.

On Sunday, at around 10am, the fire service were called to reports of a chimney fire on Raymond Street.

A spokesman for Norfolk Fire and Rescue service said: “One appliance from Thetford attended a chimney fire on Raymond Street. The crews used a thermal imaging camera and chimney equipment.”

Norfolk Fire and Rescue have dealt with 58 incidents in total over the last three days, according to their website.

Do you have a story in Thetford? Email conor.matchett@archant.co.uk with the information.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press