Firefighters still on scene dealing with large agricultural fire at Walpole St Andrew, Wisbech

A man has been left homeless after his caravan was set alight. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

A man has been left homeless after his caravan was set alight. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY - Credit: Archant

Firefighters are still on scene tackling a large agricultural fire at Walpole St Andrew.

Appliances from King's Lynn, Terrington, West Walton and Long Sutton together with the water carrier from Fakenham and control unit from Wymondham have were called at 11.30pm last night to a blaze involving a 40 metre by 20 metre agricultural building at King John Bank.

Fire crews used hose reel jets and main jets to extinguish the fire.

A spokesman in the Norfolk Fire and Rescue Control Room said two appliances, one from King's Lynn and another from Terrington, are still on scene this afternoon.

The crews are currently dampening down and removing the debris.


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They Meanwhile at 5.40am this morning one appliance from King's Lynn North and another from King's Lynn South were called following reports of a building fire at Hillington Square.

The fire is believed to have involved rubbish chutes.

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Crews wore breathing apparatus and used hose reel jets to extinguish the fire.

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