Tumble dryer catches fire at Horham home

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A tumble dryer which caught fire in Horham was extinguished by Suffolk Fire and Rescue crews on Tuesday evening.

It happened at a property in The Street at about 5.20pm.

Fire crews from Stradbroke and Eye responded to reports of a house fire.

On arrival to the property, they found a tumble dryer ablaze in a single-storey garage extension, adjoining a two-storey home.

Using breathing apparatus, a hose reel jet and a thermal imaging camera crews had the fire extinguished by 6pm.

No one was reported to have been hurt in the incident