Freckenham: 50 tonnes of baled straw on fire

Fire and police crews are dealing with a gas leak

Fire and police crews are dealing with a gas leak - Credit: Archant

Fifty tonnes of baled straw are engulfed in flames in a Suffolk village.

Two fire engines are on scene at Isleham Road, Freckenham, after the alarm was raised at around 7.40pm tonight.

A Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said: “Around 50 tonnes of baled straw are burning in the open.”

Firefighters remain on scene.

More to follow.