Fire crews rush to open air blaze in Ipswich

The blaze happened on Gainsborough Lane in Ipswich Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The blaze happened on Gainsborough Lane in Ipswich Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: GOOGLE MAPS

Four engines were sent to tackle a fire covering a huge area of undergrowth in Ipswich this evening.

Firefighters were called at 5.39pm today and spent an hour fighting the blaze on the 20 x 100m patch of land on Gainsborough Lane.

There were no reports of any injuries as a result of the incident.

A stop was called at 6.26pm.


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