Wheelie bin fire spreads to Swaffham home

Firefighters from three towns were called when a wheelie bin blaze spread to a home in Swaffham this morning (Saturday).

Crews from Dereham, Watton and Swaffham were first called to the fire in Hillside, off North Pickenham Road, just before 3am and within half an hour, it had spread to the roof.

The blaze was finally under control at around 4.15am and no-one is thought to have been injured.

It is not yet known how the fire started.


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