Leigh: Person Homeless Following Fire

A person has been made homeless after a fire at their home in Leigh-on-Sea.

Firefighters were called to the bungalow on The Fairway just after 4pm yesdterday (Thursday December 13th) to deal with the fire under the floorboards.

They had to cut away parts of the floor to find the seat of the fire, which is thought to have started by damaged cables.