King’s Lynn firefighters tackle blaze in silo containing 30 tonnes of grain

Two fire crews were called to a kitchen fire in Attleborough. Photo: Denise Bradley

Two fire crews were called to a kitchen fire in Attleborough. Photo: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

Fire crews from King's Lynn spent more than two hours tackling a fire in a silo which contained around 30 tonnes of grain, in King's Lynn.

Three appliances from Kings Lynn and the aerial ladder platform attended the fire on Saddlebow Road.

The crews were called at 10.10am and were on scene for two-and-a-half hours.

Jets were used to put out the blaze and thermal image cameras were used to check for hot spots.

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