Watch: aftermath of blaze which engulfed west Norfolk flat

Flats have been damaged in a fire on St Edmundsbury Road in North Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Flats have been damaged in a fire on St Edmundsbury Road in North Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

This is the aftermath of a blaze which engulfed a flat in North Lynn this afternoon.

Flats have been damaged in a fire on St Edmundsbury Road in North Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Flats have been damaged in a fire on St Edmundsbury Road in North Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to St Edmundsbury Road shortly after 3.10pm to reports of a building fire.

At the height of the blaze, five fire crews from stations including King's Lynn, Sandringham and Outwell, were on scene.

Photographs of the building show significant fire damage to a ground floor flat. The property above also looks to have suffered from smoke damage.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service has advised people to avoid the area and keep their windows closed.

Flats have been damaged in a fire on St Edmundsbury Road in North Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Flats have been damaged in a fire on St Edmundsbury Road in North Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

A fire service spokesman confirmed that no one has been rescued from the property.

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

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Flats have been damaged in a fire on St Edmundsbury Road in North Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Flats have been damaged in a fire on St Edmundsbury Road in North Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

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