House fire tackled

PART of a house in rural Suffolk was left smoke-damaged today after a fire broke out in an extension.

Simon Tomlinson

PART of a house in rural Suffolk was left smoke-damaged today after a fire broke out in an extension.

Three teams of firefighters were called to the property off Hacheston Road, Marlesford, just before 8am.

A single-storey extension was heavily smoke-logged and they used breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet to bring the fire under control by around 8.40am.

No-one was hurt in the incident.

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