Crews fight barn fire in village near Bungay

Fire crews are battling a barn blaze in Ilketshall St Margaret PIcture: PHIL MORLEY

Fire crews are battling a barn blaze in Ilketshall St Margaret PIcture: PHIL MORLEY - Credit: Archant

Fire crews were on the scene of a barn fire in Ilketshall St Margaret near Bungay.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service were called last night (Wednesday, April 10) at around 7.05pm to reports of a fire at Shadow Barn Farm in St Margarets Road.

According to a fire service spokesman two crews, from Halesworth and Bungay, are fighting the fire.

She said: “This is a fire in a derelict barn measuring 80m by 20m.

“The rear wall and a small section of the roof are on fire. “No animals were in the barn, just old farm machinery.

“There are two appliances on scene.”

The incident ended at 7.46pm.

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