Shed blaze quickly tackled by fire crews

Suffolk Fire and Rescue.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Firefighters from Lowestoft spent 30 minutes tackling a shed blaze.

A crew from north Lowestoft and a second crew from Lowestoft South fire stations were called out following reports of a shed fire in St Peters Street.

They were called to the scene at 8.40pm on Friday (February 2), discovering a shed 25 per cent ablaze, as they quickly tackled the fire as the incident was under control by 9.10pm.

A brigade spokesman said: 'Combined fire control received a call to a shed on fire at St Peters Street, near Normanston Drive.

'On arrival crews found one shed approximately 25 per cent alight. Crews used one hose reel to extinguish the fire.'

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