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A busy weekend for firefighters

PUBLISHED: 09:15 10 November 2008 | UPDATED: 12:13 03 July 2010

FIREFIGHTERS in Great Yarmouth had a busy weekend.

At about 6.40am on Saturday, they were called to a house fire in Drift Road, Caister, where the occupier had to be treated for smoke inhalation.

FIREFIGHTERS in Great Yarmouth had a busy weekend.

At about 6.40am on Saturday, they were called to a house fire in Drift Road, Caister, where the occupier had to be treated for smoke inhalation.

At just after 2.15pm, firefighters were called to tackle a bin fire in a council building in Priory Gardens, Gorleston.

Just before 5pm, debris at the back of HJ's Diner, beside Yarmouth's Welling-ton Pier, was set on fire.

About 30 minutes later, crews were called to a crash between a car and farm vehicle at Mill Lane in Ormesby St Margaret. Firefighters managed to free two occupants, who were not thought to be seriously injured.

At 3.20am yesterday, firefighters were called to put out a bin fire in Walpole Road, Yarmouth.

And at 9.46am, they tackled a small electrical fire at a shop in Northgate Street.


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