There was a huge emergency services presence overnight at a Suffolk maltings supplier.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service sent 16 fire crews to Muntons in Stowmarket at 9.50pm yesterday. 

Crews remain at the scene this morning. 

A representative for Muntons said: "We have the fire brigade on site at Stowmarket to deal with a contained fire risk in the intake driers and all personnel are safe and accounted for.

"Production is still continuing across the rest of site and service to customers is not impacted.

"We are working closely with the fire department to ensure there are no further issues."

Suffolk Fire and Rescue sent two engines from Ipswich East, Haverhill and Ixworth alongside crews from Princes Street, Holbrook, Debenham, Needham Market, Stowmarket, Hadleigh,  Sudbury, Long Melford, Bury St Edmunds, Elmswell and Newmarket.