Thetford forest fires are tackled

Forest fires led to two call outs

Forest fires led to two call outs - Credit: Archant

Firefighters have been called out to tackle two forestry fires in the Thetford area.

Yesterday at 5.07pm fire engines from Thetford were mobilised to attend a forestry fire at Croxton.

The crews used a fogging unit to put out the fire.

Then at 7.12pm yesterday one appliance from Methwold attended reports of a small forestry fire off the B1107 near Thetford.

It was an unattended bonfire that the crew put out using hose reel jets.

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