Suffolk

Stanton bungalow fire leaves one person dead

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Media captionPolice said the man was the only person who lived at the bungalow

A body has been found following a fire at a Suffolk bungalow owned by an elderly man.

Neighbours saw flames coming from the property in Drovers Rise, Stanton, near Bury St Edmunds, at about 04:00 BST.

Suffolk Police said the man, who lived alone, was unaccounted for and one person had been found dead inside the bungalow.

Inquiries are being carried out to find the cause of the fire. A post-mortem examination is being held on Tuesday.

About 12 residents whose homes were evacuated have been allowed to return to their properties.

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