Fire crews tackle house fire in Colchester
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Firefighters in Essex tackled a house fire in Colchester in the early hours of this morning.
Crews were called to the fire, at a house in Triumph Close, at around 3.40am today, Monday, March 12.
Two crews from Colchester were sent to the scene and on arrival discovered a fire in a bedroom.
A spokesman for Essex County Fire and Rescue Service said: “Firefighters were called to a house fire in Colchester early this morning, Monday March 12.
“When fire crews arrived they found the fire was in one bedroom.
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“As the door of the bedroom had been shut, the fire did not spread and the damage was limited to the bedroom.
“Firefighters managed to quickly extinguish the fire.”
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He added that the cause of the fire has been recorded as accidental.