Fire at St Leonards house

The fire was started accidentally
The fire was started accidentally

A fire broke out in a kitchen yesterday evening (Saturday, October 17) at a house in St Leonards.

Firefighters were called to the scene in Collinswood Drive just before 9.20pm after receiving reports that people were inside the property.

A spokesman for East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said everyone was accounted for when fire crews, who used two breathing apparatus, arrived on scene.

The kitchen was also ventilated to get rid of smoke.

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