Lackford: Crews tackle recycling centre fire

Firefighters tackled a blaze in a building at a recycling centre in Suffolk.

Two fire engines were called to the incident at a building in Heath Farm Road in Lackford, near Bury St Edmunds, at 6.13am.

On arrival crews found a single storey steel clad building measuring 30 x 30m well alight.

The building contained 120 tons of recycling products as well as machinery.

Crews used two jets, ground monitors and water carriers to fight the flames and then damped down to ensure the blaze was out.

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