Suffolk crews battle straw blaze

FIRE crews from Suffolk are battling a blaze involving 25 tonnes of straw and rubbish.The fire, which was reported to the fire service shortly after 6pm, is in Palgrave, just south of Diss on the Suffolk and Norfolk border.

FIRE crews from Suffolk are battling a blaze involving 25 tonnes of straw and rubbish.

The fire, which was reported to the fire service shortly after 6pm, is in Palgrave, just south of Diss on the Suffolk and Norfolk border.

A crew from Eye and two from Diss are on scene battling the flames.

A fire service spokesman could not say when the fire would be brought under control and said it was too early to say what the cause was.