Firefighters tackle blaze in north of city

The A47 has been closed at the Hardwick roundabout after the crash. Photo: Denise Bradley

The A47 has been closed at the Hardwick roundabout after the crash. Photo: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters were called to a building blaze in north Norwich.

Three appliances from Sprowston, Earlham and Carrow attended the fire on Philadelphia Lane at around 9.34pm on Friday, January 10.

Crews used hose reel jets to extinguish the blaze while wearing breathing apparatus.

They also used a thermal imaging camera to check for hot spots.

Firefighters made the area safe, while some still remain on the scene.


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