Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service tackle two car fires

Firefighters tried to save a woman who was found in a castle moat

Firefighters tried to save a woman who was found in a castle moat - Credit: Archant

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service tackled two car fires this morning.

An appliance from Hadleigh and one from Princes Street attended a blaze in Whatfield Road, Aldham.

The fire service was called at 5.23am.

Crews used two sets of breathing apparatus and two hosereels to extinguish the blaze.

The stop was received at 5.52am and the incident was closed at 6.18am.

At 7.48am, an appliance from Bury St Edmunds and one from Elmswell were tasked to an car fire on the A14 westbound, between Rougham and Bury St Edmunds.

Crews booked in attendance to find a vehicle well alight on the slip road.

Most Read

They used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel to extinguish the blaze.

The incident was under control by 8.25am and crews had left the scene by 8.45am.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter