Update: Shed fire that spread to neighbouring wooden buildings in Southwold is extinguished

Fire in Southwold today: Photo by Guy Mitchell

Fire in Southwold today: Photo by Guy Mitchell - Credit: Archant

Firefighters from across Suffolk have brought a blaze under control after it started in a shed close to timber homes.

Fire in Southwold. Photo by Southwold lifeboat

Fire in Southwold. Photo by Southwold lifeboat - Credit: Southwold lifeboat

Crews from six stations were called to Ferry Road, Southwold, where fire broke out in a small wooden shed at about 4.20pm.

The flames spread to a much larger neighbouring timber framed building and a wooden garage.

At 8.07pm firefighters reported that the flames had finally been brought under control.

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