‘Business as usual’ for Mendlesham firm as fire crews tackle smouldering plastic

Fire crews mobilised to Mendlesham
Fire crews mobilised to Mendlesham

Fire crews from Suffolk were alerted to reports of a large vehicle fire at CEVA Logistics in Mendlesham last night.

Appliances from Eye and Debenham were mobilised at 9.26pm to the site in Norwich Road to find smouldering plastic on a forklift truck outside of the premises.

The crews used a hosereel and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish it.

The incident was under control by 9.55pm.

A spokesperson for CEVA Logistics said it was “business as usual” at the site and that no one was hurt in the incident.