Crews tackle building fire in village

Crews tackled a fire at a residential property on Rectory Road in Wood Norton, near Fakenham. Pictur

Crews tackled a fire at a residential property on Rectory Road in Wood Norton, near Fakenham. Picture: Google - Credit: Archant

Crews tackled a fire at a residential property in a Norfolk village on Thursday.

The fire occurred at a building on Rectory Road in Wood Norton, near Fakenham, on Thursday afternoon.

Firefighters were called at 12:34pm and first arrived on the scene at 12:55pm.

Two fire engines, one from Dereham and one from Fakenham, attended the incident along with a support vehicle and recorded a stop time of 1:27pm.

Crews in breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire and positive pressure ventilation was used to clear smoke from the property and aid firefighters.


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