It's a rare occurrence - a fire in a fire station.
According to the Deputy Fire Officer of Norfolk Roy Harrold, in his 25 years in the fire service he's known it happen on only three occasions.
These 'before' and 'after' pictures were sent in by ITV Anglia viewer Paul Norfolk
A replacement fire engine has been sent to Downham Market after the town's fire station was destroyed in a blaze.
Here are a series of dramatic pictures of a devastating fire that's destroyed the fire station and its fire engine in Norfolk.