Tyre pile on fire in Great Yarmouth

Bessemer Way, Great Yarmouth

Bessemer Way, Great Yarmouth - Credit: Archant

The Environment Agency was called in after fire spread through a pile of lorry tyres in Southtown, Great Yarmouth, this morning.

Two fire crews from Yarmouth attended Bessemer Way about 8.30am where around 20 lorry tyres were ablaze. Firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used a jet to extinguish the flames using water from a hydrant.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter