Colchester: Candle left burning causes bedroom blaze in Princess Drive, Highwoods

FIRE fighters were scrambled to a house blaze in Colchester this morning after a candle was left burning.

The fire broke out in Princess Drive, Highwoods, around 5am.

The blaze, which was in the bedroom of the semi-detached house, was put out by 5.30am.

Two fire appliances from Colchester were involved in the operation.

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