Roudham fire engulfs two cars, two lorries, one caravan and three storage containers

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- Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2011

Firefighters spent more than two hours tackling a fire that engulfed a number of vehicles in Roudham overnight.

Two cars, two lorries, one caravan and three storage containers on caught fire on Harling Road.

Firefighters were called to the scene at 2.32am, and arrived at 3.07am. They were freed to attend other incidents at 5.16am.

The crews from Thetford, Attleborough, and East Harling, and a water carrier from Hethersett, used hose reel jets supplemented by a hydrant, and compressed air foam, to put the fire out.

It is not believe anyone was hurt.


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Police were called to the scene at 3.16am.

A spokesman said the cause of the fire was not known, and the fire service would resume their investigations this morning.

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