Huge fire breaks out in village

Firefighters have been called to a blaze in Tannington, near Framlingham Picture: RACHEL EDGE

Firefighters have been called to a blaze in Tannington, near Framlingham Picture: RACHEL EDGE - Credit: Archant

Four fire engines were sent to the scene of a blaze in Tannington near Framlingham this morning.

Teams from Debenham, Framlingham, Saxmundham, Halesworth and Leiston were called to reports a fire had broken out in three sheds at 8.10am today.

A stop was called to the incident at 9.06am, but two crews remain at the scene damping down hot spots.

A spokesman for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said: "Four fire engines were called to reports of a fire in three sheds, with the fire measuring 20 metres by 3 metres. The sheds contained general garden equipment.

"They were called shortly before 8.15am but a stop was called just after 9am.


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"Two crews remain at the scene."

People living in nearby Framlingham reported hearing several sirens in the area.

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There are no reports of any road closures at this time, but police have been made aware of the incident.

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