Skoda catches fire on the A11 at Attleborough

A man has been left homeless after his caravan was set alight. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

A man has been left homeless after his caravan was set alight. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to a car fire on the A11 at Attleborough.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue was called to the scene about 12.24pm today (Tuesday) where a blue Skoda Felicia was ablaze.

One lane of the busy road was closed while the fire was put out.

A police spokesman said: 'It was closed at around 12.40pm but was open again at 1pm.'

Firefighters wore breathing masks and used hose reel jets to put out the fire, and then used a thermal imaging camera to check for hotspots.


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The police spokesman said he believed there were no injuries.

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