Firefighters called to Boots Pharmacy in St Matthew’s Street, Ipswich after security smoke screen sets off

St Matthew's Street in Ipswich.

St Matthew's Street in Ipswich.

Firefighters were called to an Ipswich shop this morning after smoke was seen billowing from the building.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service sent two crews from Princes Street station to Boots Pharmacy in St Matthew’s Street at 8.38am.

A spokesman for Boots said the store’s smoke screen had set off.

One fire crew was at the scene for five minutes, and the other was called back to the fire station en route.


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