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Stowmarket: Fire within platform complex of Stowmarket railway station.

PUBLISHED: 12:54 08 March 2014 | UPDATED: 19:32 08 March 2014

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Two fire crews had to deal with a small fire that broke out in the platform complex of Stowmarket railway station.

Firefighters from Stowmarket and Elmswell were called out to the station at around 4.55am this morning.

The incident in a single-storey building had been brought under control by 6am.

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