Fire in Stevenage high rise

Fire crews are at the scene of a fire in a Stevenage high rise block of flats.

The emergency services, including police, were dispatched to Brent Court shortly before 4.30pm.

A cooker in a flat on the thirteenth floor had caught alight. It was out on arrival, Herts Fire Service said.

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