Small kitchen fire in Keynsham

Firefighters were called to a small kitchen fire at a house in Sherwood Close in Keynsham.

One male occupant, aged around 35 years was treated for slight smoke inhalation and oxygen was administered by fire service.

The fire was started accidentally caused by a cloth on the cooker.

Two crews attended the incident from Brislington and Bedminster fire stations.

More than half of all accidental fires in the home originate in the kitchen. For more safety advice please click here