Oven in Sunderland kitchen left damaged in teatime blaze

An oven blaze left part of a kitchen in a Sunderland home damaged.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 24 June, 2019, 11:07
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service were called to Ashwood Street in Ashbrooke following reports of a flat fire. Image copyright Google Maps.

Two crews from Sunderland Central Fire Station were called to Ashwood Street, Ashbrooke, after a report of a flat fire.

The householder was outside when they arrived, with the teams ensuring the fire, which left the cooker and kitchen bench damaged, was out.

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The call came at 4.35pm on Sunday, June 23, and the crews left by 4.50pm.