TWO fire crews were called to a tea-time kitchen fire.
Firefighters attended the small kitchen fire in Park Terrace, Horden, Peterlee at just before 5.20pm.
Two appliances from Peterlee Fire Station were called to the blaze, which took just under 20 minutes to extinguish using two hose reels.
Crews also used two breathing apparatus.
County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service have not reported anyone sustaining injuries.