Ipswich university halls on Duke Street flooded by water tank leak
A student accommodation building in Ipswich was flooded yesterday, prompting firefighters to rush to the scene.
Reports came in at around 8.40pm that a university halls of residence building on Duke Street was flooding.
Upon arrival, fire crews found the source of the flooding was a water tank in the plant room of the building.
Firefighters made sure all residents were safe and worked to stop the flooding, leaving the scene at around 9.30pm.
A Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said the flood has affected nearby properties.