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Road closed as firefighters tackle large barn blaze

PUBLISHED: 15:10 07 March 2020 | UPDATED: 11:49 08 March 2020

Fire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian Burt

Fire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian Burt

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Motorists werer warned to avoid an area because of a large barn fire.

Fire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian BurtFire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian Burt

A number of crews from across west Norfolk were called to Rhoon Road, in Terrington St Clement, at midday on Saturday to a large barn fire.

Teams from King's Lynn, Sandringham, Heacham, Terrington, the water carrier from Fakenham and the aerial appliance from Earlham battled the blaze before bringing it under control.

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A fire service spokesman said that the operation was downsized with some of the crews returning to base.

Fire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian BurtFire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian Burt

Lynn Police urged motorists to avoid the area and closed the road while the emergency services remained on scene.

Fire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian BurtFire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian Burt

Fire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian BurtFire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian Burt

Fire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian BurtFire fighters attended a large agricultural fire on Saturday afternoon, at a farm building off Rhoon Road in Terrington St Clement. Picture: Ian Burt

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