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Fire at Occold farm

PUBLISHED: 10:50 16 June 2010 | UPDATED: 11:34 12 July 2010

A large fire has broken out at a piggery near Occold overnight.

Fire crews were called to the blaze at Popular Hill Farm just before 1am.

Appliances from Eye, Debenham, Stradbroke, Woodbridge, Diss, Leiston and Framlingham arrived to tackle the flames at a single storey piggery measuring 30 metres by 10 metres.

A large fire has broken out at a piggery near Occold overnight.

Fire crews were called to the blaze at Popular Hill Farm just before 1am.

Appliances from Eye, Debenham, Stradbroke, Woodbridge, Diss, Leiston and Framlingham arrived to tackle the flames at a single storey piggery measuring 30 metres by 10 metres.

They used four jets and four breathing apparatus to bring the fire under control.

One fire engine now remains at the site damping down the area.


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