Firefighters called to reports of flooding and fallen trees after this morning’s downpours

PUBLISHED: 11:00 31 May 2016 | UPDATED: 11:00 31 May 2016

Ben Birchall/PA Wire

Ben Birchall/PA Wire

After this morning’s torrential rain, the fire service have been called to out to deal with flooding and fallen trees.

A fire officer attended reports of flooding on Hawkins Avenue, Great Yarmouth just before 8am. This was a false alarm due to the water not reaching the house.

The fire service were also sent to advise a resident in Beccles Road, Gorleston after flooding in the street just after 9am.

Firefighters were also called out to remove a tree which fell on a caravan in Ferry Road, Reedham at 6am. A spokesman said no-one was injured.

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