A47 reopens after lorry fire at Narborough

Firefighters were called to a lorry on fire on the A47 Picture: Denise Bradley

Firefighters were called to a lorry on fire on the A47 Picture: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Part of the A47 has now re-opened after a lorry fire.

Firefighters from King's Lynn, Dereham and Heacham were called to a single carriageway stretch of the route at Narborough, near Swaffham, around 11am.

They used hosereel jets to put out the flames on a large tipper truck which had caught fire.

Part of the road was closed, with drivers being diverted through Narborough.

Police say the lorry has now beeen removed and the road re-opened.


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