Eye: Blaze breaks out in workshop

FIREFIGHTERS were called to an industrial estate in Eye today after a blaze broke out.

Crews from Stradbroke and Diss were called to the Mid Suffolk Business Park at around 9am.

The fire was discovered in a workshop at MRCT Ltd in Potash Lane and the building was evacuated.

The crews found a set of cylinders, including oxygen cylinders at the rear of the yard, affected by heat from the nearby flames.

They used a thermal imaging camera to check for any other outbreaks of fire.


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By 9.35am firefighters had safely removed the cylinders, cooling them for at least an hour.

Police officers were called to help with traffic control.

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