Neighbours managed to put out flat fire caused by unattended cooking

Firefighters were on the scene
Firefighters were on the scene

Firefighters were called to a flat fire caused by unattended cooking this morning (Monday, March 26).

The crews attended the incident in Wyatville Avenue, Buxton at around 2.50am.

On arrival it was found that neighbours had managed to extinguish the fire and also rescued one male occupant from the flat.

The fire crews ventilated the property.