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Colchester: Firefighters called to blaze in Tippett Close kitchen

PUBLISHED: 21:09 23 June 2014 | UPDATED: 22:17 23 June 2014

Firefighters extinguish Tiptree Close blaze

Firefighters extinguish Tiptree Close blaze

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Firefighters in Colchester have extinguished a blaze in Tippett Close.

Two fire engines were sent to the kitchen fire just after 8pm this evening, the flames were put out by 8.39pm.

The property was reported to be heavily smoke logged but there have been no casualties.

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