Fire at York flat tackled by two crews

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10 Sep 2020 @ 9.32 am
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Firefighters tackled a fire in a York flat early today (Thursday).

Crews from Acomb and Huntington responded to a call at 3.48am to a first floor flat on fire.

The fire was confined to a waste paper bin and was caused by discarded ash from an ash tray.

Firefighters used put it out with a hose reel jet and used a positive pressure fan to ventilate the property. 

No one was reported hurt.