Firefighters tackled barn blaze near Great Cornard

Fire crews from Beccles and Bungay attended the incident.

Fire crews from Beccles and Bungay attended the incident.

Two crews from Sudbury tackled a blaze in a barn last night.

The fire off Joes Road, near Great Cornard, was reported at just after midnight today.

The crews used hose reels and thermal imaging cameras to tackle the blaze. It was extinguished by 1.15am today (April 9).

The fire service said cause of the fire was thought to be malicious. Police control confirmed they attended the scene but it was deemed that no criminal offence had been committed. The police said no one was arrested and no criminal investigation has been launched at this time.


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