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Firefighters tackle blaze in the open in Alderford

PUBLISHED: 15:20 06 April 2020 | UPDATED: 19:23 06 April 2020

Emergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMAN

Emergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMAN

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Four appliances plus a water carrier were sent to a fire in the open in Reepham Road, Alderford

Emergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMANEmergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMAN

Crews from Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service attended from about 1.10pm on Monday, April 6, with the stop message at 3.30pm.

A spokesman said: “Appliances from Reepham, Earlham, Sprowston, Fakenham and the water carrier attended to reports of a fire in the open on Reepham Road. The crews used main and hose reel jets whilst wearing breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire. Compressed air foam system was also used.”

Emergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMANEmergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMAN

Emergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMANEmergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMAN

Emergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMANEmergency services on scene in Reepham Road, Alderford. Picture: BRITTANY WOODMAN


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