Three crews called to fire in woods

PUBLISHED: 23:29 19 September 2018 | UPDATED: 23:29 19 September 2018

	Autumn scenes in Fritton Woods and Bayfield Hall

Autumn scenes in Fritton Woods and Bayfield Hall

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Three fire crews were called to woods near Great Yarmouth to extinguish a fire.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service appliances from Great Yarmouth, Gorleston and Lowestoft unimog attended the fire in Fritton Woods just after 4pm, and were on the scene for an hour and a half.

The crew used hand appliances and hose reel jets to extinguish.

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