Crews called to Norwich caravan fire

PUBLISHED: 23:09 22 September 2019 | UPDATED: 23:09 22 September 2019

Firefighters tackled an outbuilding fire in Norwich. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Firefighters tackled an outbuilding fire in Norwich. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY


Firefighters have extinguished a blaze in a caravan parked near garages in Norwich.

Crews from Earlham and Carrow were called to a fire in a caravan parked near garages off Earlham Road at just after 9.45pm on Sunday (September 22).

You may also want to watch:

Firefighters extinguished the fire using hose reel jets supplied from a hydrant and compressed air foam while a thermal imaging camera was used to check for hot spots.

Meanwhile, firefighters from Hethersett and Wymondham attended reports of a vehicle fire on the A47 at Bawburgh shortly before 9.50pm but it was found to be a false alarm caused by controlled burning.

Earlier in the evening crews from Thetford and Kings Lynn South and Methwold, Downham Market and Thetford attended a straw bale fire at Northwold Road, Whittington and a straw stack fire at Methwold Road at Northwold. Both were thought to have been started deliberately,

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Norwich Evening News. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Norwich Evening News