Ipswich: Firefighters tackle blaze at factory Gardner Denver

Firefighters were called to a playground

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Firefighters are dealing with the aftermath of a factory blaze which took more than an hour to bring under control.

Four fire crews dealt with the blaze which broke out in the first floor of air compressor plant Gardner Denver in White House Road, Ipswich at around 3.20pm today.

A Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said the fire broke out in the electrical intake cupboard of the factory unit.

The fire was extinguished by around 4.55pm.