Fire breaks out near Suffolk caravan park

A fire has broken out in East Bergholt

A fire has broken out in East Bergholt - Credit: Kev Colbear Design

More than a dozen fire crews tackled a blaze near a caravan park in East Bergholt. 

Firefighters fought the blaze in a field off Straight Road this afternoon, August 5.

A spokesman for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said: "Crews are in attendance to a fire in the open near The Grange Country Caravan Park."

Dozens of Suffolk firefighters are at the scene 

Dozens of Suffolk firefighters are at the scene - Credit: Kev Colbear Design

A dozen appliances from Ipswich East, Princes Street, Colchester, Woodbridge, Holbrook, Felixstowe, Needham Market, Nayland, Sudbury and Hadleigh and the Unimog were called to the blaze.

Three crews remain at the scene and Suffolk Fire has said that they will remain at the scene until about 6.30pm to ensure the scene is safe.