Dishwasher fire - Whittlesey - Fenland
15/06/2016 - 1.30PM
Crews from Dogsthorpe, Stanground and Ramsey were called to a fire in a care home in Turners Lane, Whittlesey.
Smoke was issuing from the kitchen area of a care home and the first floor was evacuated.
Four firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel and positive pressure ventilation fans to extinguish the fire and clear smoke. The fire was contained to the kitchen/diner area.
Crews returned to their stations by 3.05pm.
The cause of the fire was accidental, by appliance.