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Body in burning car 'not suspicious'

A body has been found in a burning car. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

The body of a man has been found in a burning car in Suffolk.

Police were called by the fire service after it attended a blaze at Redlingfield Road, between Eye and Redlingfield, on Saturday morning.

The body of a man, believed to be in his 80s, was found inside the car.

A police spokesman said neither the fire nor the man's death were being treated as suspicious.



Fire at former hospital 'was started deliberately'

The fire at Little Plumstead near Norwich. Credit: Emily Amos.

A major fire at a former hospital in Norfolk is being treated as arson, police have confirmed.

The blaze broke out in the building at Little Plumstead, near Norwich, overnight on Saturday and firefighters remained on the scene this morning.

Police say they believe it was started deliberately and have launched an arson investigation.

Dramatic footage of fire at former Norfolk hospital

A former Norfolk hospital has been destroyed after a large fire ripped through the building on Sunday.

The footage, which was filmed by Emily Amos, shows the fire ripping through the 19th century building.

Eight fire crews were on the scene at Macmillan Way in Little Plumstead, near Norwich, attempting to get the fire under control.

Work will continue on today to try to make it safe for investigators to get in.

It is not known yet what started the blaze. Crews said investigations could not begin until the building was stable.

Derelict factory destroyed by fire in Suffolk

Factory Lane, Brantham. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

Firefighters took more than three hours to get a blaze at a derelict factory in Suffolk under control.

Crews were called just after 8.30pm yesterday and a total of nine pumps were sent to deal with the fire at Factory Lane in Brantham, near Manningtree.

The blaze was under control by 11.45pm but firefighters remained on the scene over night.

Dozens of firefighters tackle blaze at former Norfolk hospital

Jacki Robinson took this photo of the fire at its height. Credit: Twitter / @jackirobinson99

Firefighters in Norfolk have spent the night tackling a major blaze at a former hospital.

At its height, eight crews were on the scene at Macmillan Way in Little Plumstead, near Norwich, attempting to get the fire under control.

People living nearby were asked to keep their windows and doors closed.

Firefighters were first called out at 1.45am this morning but remain on the scene.

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