Kitchen fire - Cherry Hinton ward - Cambridge

At 1.50pm on Wednesday (5) two crews from Cambridge were called to a fire on St Bedes Crescent in Cherry Hinton ward, Cambridge.

Firefighters arrived to find a fire in the kitchen of a first floor flat. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using a hose reel and cleared the smoke using a positive pressure ventilation fan.

The crews returned to their station by 3.30pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.