House catches fire on busy Norwich road

The emergency services are currently attending an incident in Chedgrave. Picture: Archant

The emergency services are currently attending an incident in Chedgrave. Picture: Archant - Credit: Eastern Daily Press � 2011

Emergency services tackled a house fire in Norwich this morning.

Firefighters were called to the property on the corner of Mile Cross Road and Woodward Road just after 8.15am.

Police officers were also called to control traffic on the main road close to the building.

A Norfolk police spokesman believed no-one was inside the house when the fire was taking place.

The flames were put out just after 9am and four firefighter crews were called - one from Sprowston and remaining three from Earlham and Carrow.


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