Fire crews on scene of barn fire in Clopton

Fire crews were called to a Clacton property (stock image) Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Fire crews were called to a Clacton property (stock image) Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Firefighters went to the scene of a barn fire on Martins Lane in the village of Clopton near Wickham Market.

Three engines were sent to the scene from Ipswich East, Woodbridge and Princes Street.

A spokesman from Suffolk Fire and rescue said that when officers arrived they found a barn containing machinery was alight.

Three hose reel jets and breathing apparatus were used at the incident.

Police and ambulance services were also called to the scene.


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A spokesman for Suffolk police said they had been called but told they weren’t required at the scene.

A stop was called on the incident at 3.22pm.

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Investigations into the cause of the fire are ongoing.

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