Fire crews from Norfolk and Suffolk called to agricultural building fire

Picture: Archant

Picture: Archant - Credit: Eastern Daily Press � 2011

Fire crews from Norfolk and Suffolk are currently have brought a fire at an agriculture building in Methwold Hythe, near Brandon, under contorl.

The barn fire, at a farm on Hythe Road, was reported at 9.15am this morning.

Appliances from Thetford, Brandon, Mildenhall and a water carrier and support appliance from Hethersett, attended the blaze.

The barn contained 100 tonnes of straw and also machinery.

The fire is under control but a relief crew have now taken over to make sure the fire is contained.

A spokesman for Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said crews will be on scene for the next couple of hours.

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