Walberswick: Crews fight building blaze

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Firefighters attended a building fire in a Suffolk coastal village.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service received multiple calls to a building on fire in Palmers Lane, Walberswick.

An appliance from Halesworth and one from Southwold and Reydon were mobilised to the scene at 6.31pm, and on arrival found a caravan and a gas cylinder within a building alight.

They requested the assistance of a water carrier, with one coming from Leiston.

Crews used five jets, one hose reel and a water shuttle to fight the blaze and by 7.45pm the incident was under control.


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All fire personnel had left the scene by 8.14pm.

The cause of the fire is believed to be suspicious.

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