Scenes of the blaze at Middleton Aggregates, Blackborough End.

Firefighters were called to tackle a blaze which took hold of a refuse site at Blackborough End.

Crews were called to Middleton Aggregates in Mill Drove at around 2am on Tuesday.

Appliances from King’s Lynn North, Lynn South, Terrington St Clement, Heacham, Swaffham, Wells and Sandringham were at the scene, as well as a water carrier from Fakenham.

The aftermath

Norfolk’s Fire and Rescue Service tweeted advice to residents to close windows and doors while the fire was ongoing.

Smoke could be seen billowing over the nearby A47.