Hay stack in west Norfolk still blazing after 10 hours

Hay fire at Walpole Cross Keys

The large hay fire in Sutton Road, Walpole Cross Keys, at 11am. - Credit: Toni Ball

Fire crews attended a blaze between Walpolce Cross Keys and Terrington St Clement.

The fire started at around 1.30am this morning, October 10, in Sutton Road.

A tall stack of hay bales had caught fire and is still being put out by the crews.

Hay Fire Sutton Road Terrington St Clement

The large hay fire in Sutton Road, Terrington St Clement. - Credit: King's Lynn Police

Crews described it as "a large fire", with locals advised to close all doors and windows and avoid the area.

Police from King's Lynn are also on the scene.

The road is still closed in both directions and has been since the emergency services arrived.


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