Blaze at north Suffolk printers

FIRE crews are currently working to contain a blaze in a north Suffolk printing premises.Crews were called to the blaze at Clays, Broad Street, in Bungay, at just after 7am today (Friday) after receiving reports of a fire located in a binding machine.

FIRE crews are currently working to contain a blaze in a north Suffolk printing premises.

Crews were called to the blaze at Clays, Broad Street, in Bungay, at just after 7am today (Friday) after receiving reports of a fire located in a binding machine.

Initially one dry powder, two water and three foam extinguishers were used, but the blaze later spread to a waster paper skip in a bailing shed.

A spokeswoman for the fire service said that the shed had become heavily smoke logged.


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A further two hose reel jets and a thermal imaging camera are being used by firefighters.

The bailing shed has now been isolated by crews and firefighters are currently working to gain further access to hotspots.

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