Driver puts out car fire in A12 blaze

The A12 near Capel St Mary Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The A12 near Capel St Mary Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: Archant

A driver has put out his car fire after it went up in flames on the A12.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue were called to the A12 near Capel St Mary at 12.50pm today after a white Range Rover caught fire.

However, the firefighters from Ipswich East and Princes Street stations were not needed as the driver put out the fire. 

The car is being recovered from the scene now. 

A "stop" was called by the fire service at around 1.40pm.