Woman in hospital after fire at Ipswich house

Police Forensics are now at the scene of the fire in Bristol Road 

Forensics teams from Suffolk police are now at the scene of the fire in Bristol Road - Credit: Archant

A woman has been taken to hospital after a house fire in an Ipswich street.

Crews from Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service were called to the home in Bristol Road, off Woodbridge Road, at 10.24am on Thursday.

Three fire engines from Princes Street and Ipswich East stations and officers from Suffolk police attended the scene.

A "stop" to the incident was called by the fire service less than an hour later at 11.22am, meaning the fire was under control.

An ambulance and an air ambulance were also called and one person has been taken to Ipswich Hospital for treatment.

Firefighters at the scene confirmed a woman was being treated.

Her condition is not known at this time.