Firefighters called to tree fire

FIREFIGHTERS have extinguished a fire in the hollow of a tree in Ipswich's Bridge Wood.The fire was reported at just after 11.30am today and took about an hour to extinguish.

FIREFIGHTERS have extinguished a fire in the hollow of a tree in Ipswich's Bridge Wood.

The fire was reported at just after 11.30am today and took about an hour to extinguish.

Because of difficult access to the area firefighters wearing water-filled backpacks brought the fire under control.