Fire involving hazardous material

FIRE crews were called to a scrapyard this evening which involved hazardous cylinders.Five fire crews, including two from Suffolk, attended the incident in Station Road, Ellingham, at 6.

FIRE crews were called to a scrapyard fire this evening which involved hazardous cylinders.

Five fire crews, including two from Suffolk, attended the incident in Station Road, Ellingham, at 6.38pm.

The fire involved rubbish behind an outdoor storage unit and cylinders believed to contain acetylene. Firefighters set up a 200m metre cordon and used a thermal imaging camera to help fight the blaze.

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