Firefighters tackle forklift blaze

FIREFIGHTERS were called into action today after a forklift truck went up in flames in Stowmarket.The blaze took hold at premises in Needham Road when a fire started in the control unit of a gas-powered forklift truck.

FIREFIGHTERS were called into action when a forklift truck went up in flames in Stowmarket.

The blaze took hold at premises in Needham Road yesterday when a fire started in the control unit of a gas-powered forklift truck.

Fire crews from Stowmarket and Needham Market were called at around 12.40pm and the blaze was under control by 1.01pm.

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