Firefighters tackle blaze at popular east Suffolk beauty spot

PUBLISHED: 11:03 14 July 2018 | UPDATED: 12:41 14 July 2018

Sutton Heath, near Woodbridge Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Sutton Heath, near Woodbridge Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN


Firefighters spent more than a hour tackling a blaze at a popular beauty spot in east Suffolk this morning.

Five vehicles, from Ipswich, Woodbridge and Leiston, were called to Sutton Heath, near Woodbridge, just before 10am.

Crews reported 300 square metres of undergrowth well alight on arrival.

The fire was brought under control by 11am.

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