Kitchen severely damaged by cooker fire in Southwater


A kitchen was severely damaged by a cooker fire in Southwater.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called to the blaze in Fairbank Road, at 1.34pm yesterday (Tuesday September 22).

A spokesman said the fire, which was started by accident, was out by the time the Horsham fire crew arrived.

Firefighters ventilated the second floor flat and left at 2.11pm.

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