Fire crews tackle undergrowth blaze

FIRE crews tackled an undergrowth blaze in Martlesham.The fire broke out at about 4.40am on Sunday and engulfed about 50 square metres of undergrowth near Broomfield, Martlesham.

FIRE crews tackled an undergrowth blaze in Martlesham.

The fire broke out at about 4.40am on Sunday and engulfed about 50 square metres of undergrowth near Broomfield, Martlesham.

Firefighters used a single hose reel to douse the blaze.

At the same time a further fire was discovered in a bin and was extinguished with buckets of water.

Both fires were out by 5.05am.

The previous day firefighters in Ipswich were called to a car fire in Bostock Road, Ipswich, at around 11.30pm where a single hose reel was used to put out the flames within 30 minutes.

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