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St James South Elmham: Fire breaks out at barn near 200 pigs

22:03 12 February 2014

Firefighters attended a kitchen fire in Ipswich earlier today.

Firefighters attended a kitchen fire in Ipswich earlier today.

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A barn fire broke out at a Suffolk farm this evening near outbuildings containing 200 pigs.

Crews from Bungay and Harleston were called to reports of an agricultural building’s roof on fire in The Street in St James South Elmham at about 7.45pm.

Reports followed later that the fire was close to three further outbuildings, one of which contained the pigs. However none of the other buildings were involved in the fire, which was out by 8.40pm.

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