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Electrical fire breaks out in bungalow

PUBLISHED: 13:28 08 July 2020 | UPDATED: 13:41 08 July 2020

The scene at the incident in Taunton Road, Felixstowe Picture: RICHARD CORNWELL

The scene at the incident in Taunton Road, Felixstowe Picture: RICHARD CORNWELL

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Three fire crews have responded to an electrical fire at a bungalow in Felixstowe.

The emergency services were called shortly after 11.30am today to reports of a fire inside a residential property in Taunton Road.

Crews arrived to find a small electrical fire, which they put out a short time later.

Three crews attended the scene - one from Ipswich East and two from Felixstowe.

A paramedic car and ambulance were also seen outside the property but it is understood there were no casualties.

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One witness reported seeing paramedics tending to a person in the bungalow.

A spokesman from Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said: “We were called at 11.38am to reports of a fire in a property in Taunton Road, Felixstowe.

“On arrival crews discovered a small electrical fire in the property and there were no casualties.

“Crews put out the fire and a stop time was recorded at 12.09pm.”


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