Crews attend property fire

Milton Road, Weston Super Mare

Three crews from Weston Super Mare were called to reports of a fire at 09:41.

On arrival, crews found a fire in the kitchen of a first floor flat, affecting a washing machine. 

With two breathing apparatus in use, crews used two high pressure hose reels, a 45mm covering jet and a positive pressure attack to extinguish the fire. 

Crews spent time at the scene making sure that the area was safe. 

The cause of the incident was thought to have been accidental ignition.