Firefighters tackle kitchen fire in Hemsby

Crews are tackling a fire at the old RAF Watton site.

Crews are tackling a fire at the old RAF Watton site. - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2011

Firefighters are on the scene of a kitchen fire in Hemsby.

The blaze started in the kitchen of a home in Stable Field Way, with crews on the scene within 10 minutes at 1.16pm.

Appliances from Martham, Yarmouth and Gorleston attended but it was found the fire was extinguished before the arrival of the crews.

Crews from Martham, Gorleston and Great Yarmouth attended reports of a fire in a kitchen on Stable Field Way, however this it was extinguished before the arrival of the crews.

The fire service used a positive pressure ventilation fan to disperse the smoke and a thermal imaging camera to check for residual hot spots.


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