Cottage tumble dryer fire

A COTTAGE had to be ventilated after it became heavily smoke logged following a fire in a tumble dryer.

A COTTAGE had to be ventilated after it became heavily smoke logged following a fire in a tumble dryer.

Firefighters were called to The Causeway, Middleton, near Saxmundham, around 5.40pm last night.

Crews - from Leiston and Saxmundham - discovered a small fire in a tumble dryer.

No one was hurt but firefighters had to ventilate the ground floor of the property because of the amount of smoke.