Car blaze quelled by firefighters

Firefighters dealt with a car fire on Norwich Road in Fakenham. Picture: Google Maps

Firefighters dealt with a car fire on Norwich Road in Fakenham. Picture: Google Maps - Credit: Archant

Firefighters were on hand to deal with a vehicle blaze in Fakenham.

At 8.38pm on Monday (December 2) evening, Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service received reports of a car fire on Norwich Road.

One crew from Fakenham was mobilised and dealt with the blaze using hand appliances and a dry powder extinguisher.

A thermal image camera was subsequently used to check for hotspots and the scene was considered safe by 9.09pm.

No assistance was required from police or the ambulance service.