- Monday, 11 March 2019 10:30
Snow Hill, Walcot
Crews from Bath fire station were called to a kitchen fire in a residential flat caused by a tumble dryer.
On arrival, four firefighters in breathing apparatus used two high-pressure hose reels to extinguish the fire and a positive pressure ventilation fan to clear smoke from the property.
The cause of the fire is thought to be accidental.
For more on tumble dryer safety, visit https://www.avonfire.gov.uk/safety-advice/fire-safety/electrical-safety/tumble-dryer-safety-advice