Muck heap blaze extinguished in Earl Stonham

Lift rescue in Attleborough.
Lift rescue in Attleborough.

A pair of fire crews were called to battle a muck heap blaze in Earl Stonham on Wednesday afternoon.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service received a call at 3.15pm, alerting them to Middlewood Green.

Crews, from Debenham and Stowmarket, arrived to find a muck heap, about 40m long, 15m wide and roughly 10m high, alight.

A hose reel jet was used to extinguish the blaze. Firefighters also received help from the landowner, in the form of a teleporter.

The fire was deemed under control by 5.38pm

There were no reported injuries.