‘Exploding battery’ causes fire at house in Norwich
PUBLISHED: 17:29 05 September 2014 | UPDATED: 17:29 05 September 2014
An exploding battery has been blamed for a fire in a house in Norwich.
Two crews of firefighters were called the property in Eleanor Road, behind City College in Norwich, at 4.24pm.
It was reported that the fire was started by a model battery exploding.
Paramedics treated a man in his 60s, but he was not believed to have serious injuries.
The incident was declared over at 4.50pm, and firefighters have been damping the scene down.
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