Firefighters called to reports of blaze at farm in Drinkstone find 20 tonnes of refuse alight

Firefighters were called to the barn blaze

Firefighters were called to the barn blaze - Credit: Archant

Firefighters alerted to reports of a blaze at a farm building in Suffolk last night arrived to find 20 tonnes of refuse alight.

Crews from Elmswell and Bury St Edmunds were called to the fire in Woolpit Road, Drinkstone, shortly after 11pm .

Suffolk Fire and Rescue reported the fire was under control by 2.15am.

Shortly after a relief crew from Ixworth took over to continued “dragging the fire apart”.

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