Cooker fire in 9th floor flat

Dove Street, Kingsdown

Multiple crews were called to a small kitchen fire in a 9th floor flat.

Crews from Temple, Southmead, Bedminster and Avonmouth fire stations all attended the incident.

Firefighters in breathing apparatus used one 45mm jet to tackle the fire, and a turntable ladder to monitor the situation.

The cause of the fire is thought to be accidental and crews remained on scene to provide safety information to neighbours.

For more information on kitchen fire safety, visit https://www.avonfire.gov.uk/safety-advice/fire-safety/kitchen-safety