Fire engulfs 700 tonnes of straw in rural Norfolk

Fire engulfs 700 tonnes of straw in rural NorfolkPhoto: Denise Bradley

Fire engulfs 700 tonnes of straw in rural NorfolkPhoto: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters are tackling a blaze which has engulfed 700 tonnes of straw in rural Norfolk.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service was called to Scoulton Road in Little Ellingham shortly after 7pm on Friday (June 8).

A fire service spokesman said a large straw stack at an agricultural barn is on fire.

One crew from Hingham is currently dealing with the blaze.

The fire service spokesman said the crew will be at the scene 'for quite some time'.


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• Do you have pictures of the fire? Email luke.powell@archant.co.uk or call 01603 772684

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