Fire on Norfolk industrial estate

Norfolk firefighters dealing with a blaze on the Rackheath Industrial Estate
Norfolk firefighters dealing with a blaze on the Rackheath Industrial Estate near Norwich Credit: ITV Anglia/Sean Cockrell

Around forty-five firefighters are tackling a blaze at the Rackheath Industrial Estate in Norfolk. The fire started around 8.30 on Wednesday morning. It's reported that the fire in a unit which shreds confidential documents. Other premises on the estate have been evacuated.

The same industrial estate was hit by a devastating gas explosion in January 2011. The blast was heard more than 10 miles away and several businesses were forced to close while repairs were carried out.

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