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‘All persons accounted for’ after blaze at Lowestoft residential property

PUBLISHED: 11:32 17 November 2017 | UPDATED: 12:23 17 November 2017

Firefighters were called to a blaze in Lowestoft. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

Firefighters were called to a blaze in Lowestoft. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

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A fire broke out in the communal area of a residential property in Lowestoft early this morning.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in Pakefield Road, Lowestoft, at 5.35am.

A fire service spokesman said: “This was a fire in the communal area, outside the door of a residential property.

“One hose reel was used to extinguish the fire and breathing apparatus was used.”

The fire was out by 8am and all people in the building had been accounted for.

Two crews attended from North Lowestoft and Lowestoft South.

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