Firefighters tackle blaze in Great Yarmouth flat

Firefighters and police are dealing with a lorry fire in Great Yarmouth. Photo: Denise Bradley.

Firefighters and police are dealing with a lorry fire in Great Yarmouth. Photo: Denise Bradley. - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters have tackled a blaze at a flat in Great Yarmouth.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service were called at 2.45pm on Monday (May 20) to reports of a fire at a flat on George Street.

Crews from Great Yarmouth and Gorleston went to the scene and used main and hose reel jets to extinguish the fire while wearing breathing apparatus.

After the fire had been put out crews ventilated the property and checked for any hotspots.

There were no casualties, the fire service said.