Emergency services called to town centre as lamp post catches fire

Emergency services were called to King Street as a disused lamp post caught fire. Picture: Joe Norto

Emergency services were called to King Street as a disused lamp post caught fire. Picture: Joe Norton - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to Great Yarmouth town centre after a disused lamp post caught fire on Monday afternoon.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said one appliance from Great Yarmouth attended the incident on King Street at 2.07pm.

Crews used horse reel jets and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire.

The cause of the fire is still unknown.


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