Felixstowe: Around 30 tonnes of manure set alight

Fire crews attended a blaze in Felixstowe this morning.

Fire crews attended a blaze in Felixstowe this morning. - Credit: Archant

Firefighters have battled a blaze that engulfed around 30 tonnes of manure.

Firefighters were called to the incident in Marsh Lane, Felixstowe just after 7am this morning.

Crews from Felixstowe and Ipswich used a jet, hosereel and the local farmer’s teleporter to separate and extinguish the fire.

The crew from Felixstowe remain at the scene damping it down.