Early-hours fire in Ipswich town centre

FIRE crews were still damping down today after a blaze – the second within a few hours – broke out in a building formerly used by Ipswich bakery company Burton's.

FIRE crews were still damping down today after a blaze – the second within a few hours – broke out in a building formerly used by Ipswich bakery company Burton's.

The first call out to the cottage-style building in College Street came at 6.44pm and the fire was put out by 7.22pm. The second alarm was raised at 2.40am to a fire in the roof area.

Diversions were put in place and traffic was already beginning to get congested.

More later.


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