Car fires keep crews busy

FIRE crews were kept busy overnight with three car blazes.The first broke out about 10.40pm on the A14 at Wherstead.Crews from Princes Street and Colchester Road were called to the Felixstowe-bound carriageway and extinguished the blaze by 11.

FIRE crews were kept busy overnight with three car blazes.

The first broke out about 10.40pm on the A14 at Wherstead.

Crews from Princes Street and Colchester Road were called to the Felixstowe-bound carriageway and extinguished the blaze by 11.33pm.

Three minutes later, at 11.36pm, they were called to Monument Farm Road, off Foxhall Road, Ipswich to another car fire.

One crew from Colchester Road was called to the blaze which was under control just after midnight.

A third car blaze broke out in Hawthorn Drive at 3.40am today and was put out by fire crews from Princes Street before 4am.

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