House fire

FOUR fire engines battled a house fire in Brent Eleigh for over an hour.

Two crews from Sudbury fire station attended the blaze in Hall Road at around 7.30pm last night.

On arrival firefighters found a fire in the kitchen ceiling, which spread to the first floor of the house, and called for further crews from Long Melford and Stowmarket.

The fire was extinguished shortly after 8.30pm. Nobody was in the house at the time of the fire.