Firefighters tackle Suffolk straw blaze

FIREFIGHTERS have brought a blaze involving 30 tonnes of waste straw under control today.

FIREFIGHTERS have brought a blaze involving 30 tonnes of waste straw under control today.

The fire broke out just before 10pm last night in Wetherden Road, Great Ashfield, near Stowmarket, and crews fought throughout the night to extinguish the flames.

The blaze was fully under control by 5.30am today.

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