Crews battle blaze in town flat

FIRE crews have tackled a blaze in an Ipswich flat.

Firefighters were called to Black Horse Lane at 10.18am today, after a neighbour alerted them of a blaze in a nearby property.

On arrival a fire was discovered in the living room of a ground floor flat.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk Fire said that the blaze had involved a carpet and a sofa and that the incident had been deemed as accidental.

The occupant of the flat is believed to have been out at the time of call.


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No one was injured and firefighters had brought the blaze brought under control by 10.43am using a hose reel jet.

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