Two Arrested after House Fire

20 February 2011, 09:55

Two people have been arrested after a house fire in Lowestoft.

Emergency services were called to attend a house fire in Normanston Drive in Lowestoft at around 12:50am on Saturday morning

A 51-year-old woman suffered burns and smoke inhalation and is currently being treated at the Broomfield Hospital. A 49-year-old woman was also treated at the scene for minor burns.  
Police have now arrested a 36-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman both from Lowestoft on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger lives. The 19-year-old woman was also arrested on suspicion of assault. They remain in custody at Lowestoft Police Station.   
Anyone with any information is asked to call Lowestoft Police on 01986 835300 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.