Flats evacuated after fire in King’s Lynn

Fire and Rescue news.
Fire and Rescue news.

A fire which broke out in a block of flats in Lynn in the early hours of this morning forced residents out on to the street.

Four fire crews and a platform ladder attended the scene in Hillington Square at 1.06am.

Hillington Square in King's Lynn ANL-160428-084340001

Hillington Square in King's Lynn ANL-160428-084340001

Other flats in the vicinity were also evacuated by emergency services.

The blaze was under control by 3.50am and services left the area at just before 5am.

There were no casualties.

A police spokeswoman said that the incident was not being treated as suspicious, but the fire service is conducting an investigation into what happened.