Two fires in two hours on mid-Norfolk road

tractor on fire Reymerston, Norfolk

The tractor in the original fire at around 2.40pm in Bateman's Lane, Reymerston. - Credit: Tony Abel

Fire crews were called to a small road in Reymerston after a tractor caught fire this afternoon.

Fire crews from Dereham and Wymondham were initially called at 2.25pm to the blaze in Bateman's Lane in Reymerston, in mid-Norfolk.

An eyewitness said that the smoke from the tractor fire was thick and dark grey, stretching back for about half a mile.

Crews put out the fire using jets and a thermal image camera.

The fire was out by 3pm.

A crew was called back to the scene at 4.50pm.

A small open fire had broken out nearby to the original call.

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The second fire was out by 5.30pm.


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