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Hintlesham: Two acres of land burn as fire also damages tractor

21:40 29 August 2014

Fire broke out in a field in Hintlesham

Fire broke out in a field in Hintlesham

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A tractor was damaged when fire spread across two acres of a field this evening.

The blaze broke out off the A1071 at Hintlesham just before 6pm.

Two fire crews from Princes Street station in Ipswich were called to the field, where a tractor and about two acres of stubble were found well alight.

Firefighters had the flames under control by 6.24pm.

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