Fire breaks out in woods behind children’s play area in Mildenhall

The fire broke out in woods off College Heath Road, Mildenhall Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The fire broke out in woods off College Heath Road, Mildenhall Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: GOOGLE MAPS

Firefighters tackled a blaze this morning involving undergrowth in woods behind a children’s play park.

Two crews were sent to the incident off College Heath Road, Mildenhall, shortly after 6.50am.

The flames were extinguished by just after 8am.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said: “It was fairly small and contained very quickly.”

Fire engines were sent from Mildenhall and Newmarket.

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