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Multiple calls received about Ipswich fire

PUBLISHED: 18:38 24 October 2018 | UPDATED: 18:38 24 October 2018

The fire was reported at Bayswater Close Picture: GOOGLE

The fire was reported at Bayswater Close Picture: GOOGLE


A shed fire in Ipswich attracted many calls to the emergency services this afternoon.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a fire in Bayswater Close at shortly after 4pm.

Crews from Princes Street and Woodbridge attended to find a shed alight.

A fire service spokesman said: “We received lots of calls about this.

“Crews are on the scene dampening down.”

The shed is reported to have been badly damaged but firefighters prevented it spreading.

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