Arson attack on building

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a blaze in a derelict building which is believed to have been started deliberately.

James Hore

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a blaze in a derelict building which is believed to have been started deliberately.

Two crews from Braintree went to the small fire in Lancaster Way in the town just before 4.30pm yesterday.

The first floor was badly smoke logged and crews using breathing apparatus put out the fire within about 30 minutes.


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Anyone with information about the incident should contact Essex Police on 0300 333 4444.

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