Person rescued from Ipswich flat fire

Nightingale Road in Ipswich. Picture: Danielle Booden

Nightingale Road in Ipswich - Credit: Danielle Booden

Firefighters helped lead a person to safety following a flat fire in Ipswich. 

Crews were called at around 11.40am on Saturday to Nightingale Road.

Fire engines from Ipswich East and Princes Street were alerted to the fire. 

On arrival, firefighters found a fire in a flat within the two-storey building.

One person was rescued from the flat

One person was rescued from the flat - Credit: Danielle Booden

Crews proceeded to use two sets of breathing apparatus and one hose reel to extinguish the flames.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue reported that one casualty was led to safety by firefighters and left in the care of paramedics.

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