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Crews called to tackle house blaze

PUBLISHED: 09:54 15 July 2018 | UPDATED: 09:54 15 July 2018

The scene of the fire in Apsley Road, Great Yarmouth. Picture: Anthony Carroll.

The scene of the fire in Apsley Road, Great Yarmouth. Picture: Anthony Carroll.

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Emergency services were called to a house fire in Great Yarmouth.

Four fire crews were called to the scene in Apsley Road - two from Great Yarmouth and two from Gorleston - at around 11.20pm last night.

Norfolk Police were also called and urged people to stay away from the are while the incident was dealt with.

A fire spokesman said no one was inside when crews arrived.

Firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used hose reel jets to extinguish the blaze.

The time of stop was called at 3.33am.

A police cordon is in place around the home this morning.

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