Kentford: House Fire

8 February 2013, 11:35

A man has been taken to hospital following a house fire in Kentford, near Newmarket.

Around 30 firefighters were called to the fire at the house on Bury Road at 9:20am today (Friday).

Suffolk Fire Service say building experts have been called in as the building is at risk of collapsing.

A man has been taken to hospital after breathing in smoke, and Suffolk Police say emergency services are 'trying to establish the full circumstances of the fire and whether there are any other people within the house.'

Nearby roads have been closed and a diversion has been set up.

A spokesperson for Suffolk Police added: "Witnesses at the scene have been spoken to but anyone with information is asked to call Suffolk Police on 101."