Kitchen fire in Wilmslow

Date/Time:
09/10/2019 - 11:43

Address:
Clough Avenue, Wilmslow

Attendance:
Three fire engines attended, one from Wilmslow, one from Poynton and one from Offerton in Greater Manchester

Details

At around 11.45am firefighters were called reports of a fire at a house in Clough Avenue, Wilmslow.

On arrival the crews discovered a small fire in the kitchen that had been caused by cooking food having been left unattended.

No-one was unaccounted for.

Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus entered the kitchen and removed the cooking from the house.

They also extinguished the fire with a hose reel jet.

Once the fire was out firefighters used a large fan to clear smoke from the house.

Firefighters also gave an occupier medical attention before handing them over to the care of paramedics.

Firefighters were in attendance for nearly an hour.

For cooking safety tips visit https://www.cheshirefire.gov.uk/public-safety/home-safety/kitchen-fire-safety.



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