Fire crews called to large fire in the open

Fire crews responding to the crop fire in Broome. Picture: Fire service personnel.

Fire crews responding to the crop fire in Broome. Picture: Fire service personnel. - Credit: Archant

Six fire crews were called to a large fire in the open in Broome, near Bungay.

Fire crews responding to the crop fire in Broome. Picture: Fire service personnel.

Fire crews responding to the crop fire in Broome. Picture: Fire service personnel. - Credit: Archant

Appliances from Loddon, Harleston, Carrow, Beccles, Lowestoft and Gorleston, along with the water carrier from Hethersett attended the crop fire in Rectory Road at around 1.15pm.

Crews used a compressed air foam system and hose reel jets to extinguish the fire.

The incident was under control just after 2.30pm and crews are now leaving the scene.