Firefighters were at the scene of a large building fire at a hospital. 

Crews from across the county were called to the blaze in Drayton High Road, Hellesdon at about 6.15pm last night (May 7). 

Firefighters tackled the blaze in a derelict building at Hellesdon Hospital. 

Nobody has been evacuated. 

A spokesman for Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said the aerial ladder platform and a water carrier were called in to tackle the blaze. 

Nearby residents were being asked to keep windows and doors closed while firefighters attended the incident. 

People were also being asked to avoid the area.