Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 16°C

min temp: 14°C

Search

Colchester: Woman involved in flat fire in Artillery Street

PUBLISHED: 08:05 28 February 2013 | UPDATED: 08:05 28 February 2013

Archant

A WOMAN in her 20s has been treated for smoke inhalation following a flat fire in Colchester.

Crews were called to Artillery Street at about 11.10pm yesterday (Wednesday February 27) after smoke alarms had gone off.

Firefighters entered the property wearing breathing apparatus.

At about 11.20pm they confirmed everyone had been accounted for but reported one casualty had already left the building.

An ambulance crew treated the woman at the scene.

Police are at the scene of a two-vehicle collision in Ipswich involving a car and a van.

A motorist who consumed a cocktail of drugs before causing a crash on a Suffolk road which left a woman with “life-changing injuries” has been jailed for 28 months.

Essex County Council is calling for a fairer funding deal after a new report reveals residents receive 66% less funding than people in London.

An 18-year-old man was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries following a two-car crash in Colchester this morning.

Sunday’s inaugural Great East Run will see 3,000 runners tackling the half marathon course around Ipswich town centre, out to Freston and back.

Officials behind the Stars of Suffolk awards are urging people to make nominations for carer of the year.

Three six-year-old boys from Stonham Aspal Primary School have taken on a gruelling and muddy obstacle course to raise money for Blesma, the limbless veterans charity.

Most read

Eating Out in the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Eating Out
supplement

View

Visit the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Visit the Broads
supplement

View

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24