Firefighters tackle rubbish fire in north Norfolk town

Firefighters tackled a blaze in a bin after rubbish caught fire in a north Norfolk town. Photo: DENI

Firefighters tackled a blaze in a bin after rubbish caught fire in a north Norfolk town. Photo: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters tackled a blaze in a bin after rubbish caught fire in a north Norfolk town.

A fire engine from Holt attended a fire on Station Road earlier this afternoon, after being alerted by a member of the public at 3.19pm.

The crew were on the scene at 3.27pm and had the blaze under control within minutes, and fully extinguished by 3.32pm.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said: 'A member of the public made a 999 call.

'One crew from Holt attended the fire, which was in the open.'