Baler fire battled in Rickinghall

Fire in Rickinghall
Fire in Rickinghall

Three fire crews were called to battle a baler fire in Rickinghall yesterday evening.

The incident happened in West Street, at 5.22pm.

On arrival, two appliances from Diss found a baler on fire in the middle of a field. A crew from Ixworth later attended.

Crews were at work with a teleporter to break up bales, and used hose reel jets and small gear to extinguish the blaze.

The incident was deemed under control by 7.27pm.