Fire crews tackle blaze at business premises

The smoke seen in Thetford. Picture: Pete Anderson

The smoke seen in Thetford. Picture: Pete Anderson - Credit: Archant

Fire crews have tackled a blaze at a business premises in Thetford.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service were called to Telford Way, off the A1066 Mundford Road, at 10.56am.

Witnesses reported seeing thick black smoke billowing into the sky from the building, which is close to the Brunel Way Business Park.

Two fire appliances, from Thetford and Attleborough, attended.

They left the scene at 1.52pm and crews will return for a check at 4pm.

Due to smoke in the area, the Thetford Recycling Centre, on Telford Way, was temporarily closed.