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House fire - Main Street, Long Preston, Settle

2nd November 2015

Location: Main Street, Long Preston, Settle

Time: 1511 hours

Fire engines from Settle and Skipton have dealt with a fire in a domestic property in Long Preston.

The incident involved a dishwasher on fire in the kitchen of a detached 2 storey house.

These was fire damage to the kitchen, heat damage to the adjacent units and smoke damage to the remainder of the property.

Crews have used 2 hosereel jets, 4 breathing apparatus and a positive pressure ventilation fan.

The cause is believed to be an electrical fault within the dishwasher.

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