Fire breaks out at Rye home

A fire broke out at a house in Rye today (Tuesday, September 28).

Fire engines were sent to the scene in Houghton Green Lane.

A spokesman for East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service (ESFRS) said firefighters were called to the incident at around 11.20am.

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Crews were there for several hours until around 2.45pm where firefighters dampened down the scener, ESFRS added.

A fire broke out at a house in Rye

The spokesman said: “The cause is unknown and a fire investigation is due to take place tomorrow afternoon. There were no reports of injuries and everyone has been accounted for.”