Fire breaks out at warehouse near Port of Ipswich

A fire has broken out near the Port of Ipswich

A fire has broken out near the Port of Ipswich - Credit: Sarah Lucy Brown

A fire broke out at a warehouse near the Port of Ipswich this morning.

Emergency services were called to Cliff Quay across the River Orwell at 10.04am today, July 18.

A total of four appliances tackled the blaze which started in the loading bay of a warehouse.

However, the fire has now been dealt with and a 'stop' call was put in at 11.38am.

An APB spokesperson said: "Emergency services attended to a fire at Ipswich Bulk Terminal this morning.

"Firefighters have extinguished the fire and there are no reported injuries."

The extent of any damage is not yet known.