Body found after fire hits Haverhill house

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A body has been recovered from the scene of a house fire in Haverhill.

Police were called by a member of the public at around 2.30am this morning with reports that a residential property in Bellings Road was on fire.

Fire crews were called to tackle the fire which affected at least two properties and found a body inside.

The body has not yet been formally identified.

An investigation is under way to establish the cause of the fire.

A cordon is in place at the property.

Anyone with information relating to the incident is asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101.

More updates will follow throughout the day.