Firefighters tackle Worthing kitchen blaze on Boxing Day

OAKLEIGH CLOSE FIRE WORTHING BOXING DAY 23.00 HRS SUS-141227-102448001
OAKLEIGH CLOSE FIRE WORTHING BOXING DAY 23.00 HRS SUS-141227-102448001

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a kitchen fire at a Worthing flat yesterday evening (Saturday, December 27/).

The crew was called to Oakleigh Close at 10.30pm and extinguished the ground floor flat blaze,

The fire had started accidentally and firefighters used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel to put the fire out.

No-one was injured and they left the scene at 11.30pm, leaving the family affected with the Red Cross Fire Emergency Support Team.