‘Large amount of rubbish’ set on fire in early morning blaze

A fire crew from Lowestoft South fire station responded to an early morning blaze near to Ness Point

A fire crew from Lowestoft South fire station responded to an early morning blaze near to Ness Point in Lowestoft. Picture: Lowestoft South Fire Station Twitter - Credit: Archant

Firefighters were called out to tackle a large amount of rubbish ablaze.

A crew from Lowestoft South fire station responded to the early morning call-out on Gas Works Road in the town.

They were alerted to a “reported fire in the open” close to Britain’s most easterly point at Ness Point around 1.40am on Wednesday, March 18.

A brigade spokesman said: “Bluewatch were mobilised to reported fire in the open near Ness Point at 1.42am.

“Crew extinguished large amount of rubbish with one hose reel jet.”


You may also want to watch:


THe blaze was soon under control and the scene was cleared by 2.28am.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus