Blaze destroys stud stack

Two fire crews used farm machinery to help them tackle a straw stack fire at Brickfield Stud in Exning Road, Newmarket, in the early hours of this morning.

James Mortlock

Two fire crews used farm machinery to help them tackle a straw stack fire at Brickfield Stud in Exning Road, Newmarket, in the early hours of this morning.

The fire was spotted at just after 4am and a fire service spokesman said the crews from the town had the blaze under control by 6am.