Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 21°C

min temp: 11°C

Search

Ipswich: House fire in Oxford Road

PUBLISHED: 21:32 18 August 2014 | UPDATED: 21:38 18 August 2014

Crews battled the flames which had engulfed an upstairs bedroom of a property in Oxford Road.

Crews battled the flames which had engulfed an upstairs bedroom of a property in Oxford Road.

Archant

A house blaze in Ipswich was tackled by firefighters this evening.

Crews battled the flames which had engulfed an upstairs bedroom of a property in Oxford Road.

Two fire engines were called to the incident shortly before 7pm. The blaze was doused and brought under control by 7.30pm.

Firefighters used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel to tackle the fire.

An investigation has been launched into the cause of the fire.

It is not known if any serious injuries were sustained.

A Suffolk Constabulary spokesman said he had not been made aware of the incident.

The man arrested by police over a suspected murder in Bury St Edmunds on Thursday has been charged this evening.

Suffolk police have this evening confirmed that a man involved in a serious crash on the A11 at Barton Mills has died.

Claydon High School has been recognised for its sporting prowess by achieving the School Games Mark silver award.

Two junctions on the A12 near Kelvedon in Essex will be closed for three nights this week as bridge repair works continue.

Firefighters have been called to tackle a pile of wood and barn alight at a farm in Harleston this evening.

One of the biggest dates in Felixstowe’s summer calendar of events got off to a sun drenched start on the seaside this afternoon.

It’s the start of the school summer holidays, six weeks that are a time of both joy and pain for parents across the nation, Sheena Grant writes.

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