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Wissett: Wood burner fire in thatched cottage

PUBLISHED: 20:22 20 April 2014 | UPDATED: 20:22 20 April 2014

The fire service attended the scene in Haverhill

The fire service attended the scene in Haverhill

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Firefighters tackled a blaze in a thatched cottage.

Crews from Halesworth, Bungay and Harleston were called to the fire at the property in Chediston Road, Wissett, at 6pm today.

The fire, involving a wood burner, was located in a non-thatched part of the cottage.

Firefighters had the blaze under control by 6.17pm and were back on base by 6.45pm.

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