Sheltered housing residents evacuated after fire

Residents were evacuated from a sheltered housing complex last night after fire broke out in one of the kitchens.

People living at Collimer Court in High Street, Felixstowe, were evacuated by firefighters after a fire started on top of a cooker.

Two fire crews from Felixstowe station were called out at 5.15pm, and had the flames under control within 15 minutes.

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