Bin lorry fire closes part of city road

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire on Rosary Road.

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire on Rosary Road. - Credit: Francis Redwood

Part of a city road was closed after a bin lorry caught fire. 

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow were at the scene of a vehicle fire in Rosary Road at the junction with Ethel Road.

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire on Rosary Road.

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire on Rosary Road. - Credit: Francis Redwood

The emergency call came in at 10.04am on Thursday, March 17.

Crews used hose reel jets to extinguish the blaze.

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire on Rosary Road.

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire in Rosary Road. - Credit: Submitted

The incident has now been cleared and the road has been reopened.

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire on Rosary Road.

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire on Rosary Road. - Credit: Francis Redwood

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of the vehicle fire on Rosary Road

Fire engines from Sprowston and Carrow are currently at the scene of bin lorry fire in Rosary Road. - Credit: Submitted

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