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Firefighters tackle garage blaze in Carbrooke

PUBLISHED: 12:42 17 November 2018 | UPDATED: 13:23 17 November 2018

Norfolk fire service said it sent five engines to the scene at Mill Lane shortly before 11am. Photo: Google

Norfolk fire service said it sent five engines to the scene at Mill Lane shortly before 11am. Photo: Google

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Firefighters have been tackling a garage fire in Carbrooke this morning.

Norfolk fire service said it sent five engines to the scene at Mill Lane shortly before 11am.

A witness who lives nearby said a tumble dryer caught fire and spread to a garage. However, the fire service control room has not confirmed this.

Fire crews from Watton, Hingham, Dereham, Attleborough and Wymondham were called to the scene.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used main and hose reel jets to extinguish the blaze.

Carbrooke, which is within the Breckland district of Norfolk, is situated about eight miles south of Dereham.

• Updates to follow

• Do you have photos of the fire? Email luke.powell@archant.co.uk

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