Fire crews respond to portable building blaze

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service. Picture: Nick Butcher

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service. Picture: Nick Butcher - Credit: Nick Butcher

Fire crews were called after a portable building burst into flames.

Crews from Southwold and Halesworth attended Church Road, in Uggeshall, at 11.58am today (September 2).

A portable wooden cabin was on fire, but as the crews were on there way to put it out they received another call that the building was no longer on fire.

A spokesperson for the service said the crews attended the scene and ensured there was no risk of fire.

They said: "The fire was out on arrival but there were still hotspots on the destroyed portable wooden construction."

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The crews dampened the hotposts to ensure there was no further risk of fire, and left the scene after forty minutes at 12.38pm.

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