Crews battle blaze at factory in Yarmouth

Ten fire crews and several support appliances battled a blaze in the roof of a factory building in Yarmouth early this morning .The fire broke out in premises in Swanston's Road shortly after 3.

Ten fire crews and several support appliances battled a blaze in the roof of a factory building in Yarmouth early this morning .

The fire broke out in premises in Swanston's Road shortly after 3.30am and crews from Yarmouth, Gorleston, Martham, Lowestoft, Loddon, Stalham, Gorleston, Norwich and the Sprowston chemical incident went to the scene to deal with the blaze.

The crews used hoses and wore breathing apparatus to bring the fire under control by around 6am. A fire service spokesman said crews had requested the attendance of the electricity board and building control.