Fire crews tackle house blaze in King's Lynn

Raby Avenue fire, King's Lynn

Fire crews attend blaze at home in North Lynn - Credit: Ian Burt

People were asked to avoid a residential area of King's Lynn while fire crews tackled a house blaze.

 

Raby Avenue fire, King's Lynn

Fire crews attend blaze at home in North Lynn - Credit: Ian Burt

Fire crews from King's Lynn, Massingham, Heacham, Downham Market, Sandringham, Wisbech and March were called to the scene in Raby Avenue at 1.34pm.

Raby Avenue fire, King's Lynn

Fire crews attend blaze at home in North Lynn - Credit: Ian Burt

Firefighters used a thermal imaging camera to look down through the roof of the property after the flames were extinguished by crews using hose reel jets and breathing apparatus. 

Raby Avenue fire, King's Lynn

Fire crews attend blaze at home in North Lynn - Credit: Ian Burt

Police were also in attendance and a road closure was in place between Edma Road and Loke Road roundabout.