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Ipswich: Fire crew called to suspicious car blaze in Hawke Road

PUBLISHED: 07:45 29 July 2014 | UPDATED: 07:45 29 July 2014

Firefighters were called to a car blaze in Ipswich

Firefighters were called to a car blaze in Ipswich

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Firefighters put out a car blaze last night which is believed to have been started deliberately.

A crew was called to Hawke Road just before 10.30pm with an appliance from Princes Street being sent.

On arrival the crew found one car to be well alight. They used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

The fire was under control by 10.45pm.

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