Norfolk fire crews tackle shed blaze in Attleborough

Long Stratton fire crew saves boy stuck in play equipment.
Long Stratton fire crew saves boy stuck in play equipment.

Three Norfolk fire crews tackled a hedgerow and shed fire on Warren’s Lane in Attleborough yesterday.

Crews from Attleborough, Wymondham and Thetford responded to the blaze. The crews used hose reel jets to extinguish the fire.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue service were informed of the fire at 4.12pm and crews were on the scene at 4.20pm. The fire was under control at 5.38pm.

An ambulance crew was sent to assist. They treated a man who is believed to be in his seventies for smoke inhalation. The man was discharged at the scene.

The incident is not being treated as suspicious by police.