Fires at West Walton, near Wisbech and North Runcton, near King’s Lynn

Firefighters had to use hydraulic rescue equipment to free two people from the vehicles on Norgate L

Firefighters had to use hydraulic rescue equipment to free two people from the vehicles on Norgate Lane on Monday afternoon. Photo: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters were called to a farm building on fire in the Fens.

Crews from King's Lynn, Terrington and Wisbech were sent to the blaze on Mill Road, West Walton, this lunchtime.

A spokesman said they used main jets, hose reel jets and water from a hydrant to extinguish the flames.

The fire took 20 minutes to put out. No-one is believed to have been injured.

Earlier, two appliances from King's Lynn were called to what was described as a 'small domestic fire' at North Runcton.


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They used breathing apparatus to attack the blaze, before a fan was brought in to ventilate the property. The alarm was raised just after 11am

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