Ipswich: Fire crews tackle blaze behind Co-op store

Fire behind the Co-op in Clapgate Lane, Ipswich

Fire behind the Co-op in Clapgate Lane, Ipswich - Credit: Archant

Firefighters last night tackled a blaze behind the Co-op in Ipswich.

Suffolk police received reports of a “large fire” behind the Co-op in Clapgate Lane just after 10pm.

A Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service spokesman confirmed that a shed and outbuilding were alight.

One appliance from Ipswich East attended and used one hose reel to bring the flames under control.

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