Norfolk

Potato factory in Norfolk village damaged by blaze

Worstead factory
Image caption A factory where 200 people were working is evacuated because of a fire

More than 90 firefighters have been tackling a blaze that has seriously damaged a food factory in Norfolk.

Crews have been at the Heinz potato factory in the village of Worstead since 1800 BST on Friday.

The firm said about 200 people were working at the factory producing roast potatoes and it was busy when the blaze broke out but no-one was injured.

Norfolk fire service's area manager Les Britzman said the fire broke out in an industrial fryer.

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