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2:42 AM

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14/05/2022

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Chesham

2:42 AM, Saturday 14 May, 2022

Smoke logging from burnt food

Greenway Parade, Greenway, Chesham

One appliance and crew from Amersham and one from Hertfordshire attended a fire, caused by burnt cooking. The fire was out when they arrived. Firefighters used a positive pressure ventilation fan.

We find that cooking appliances are a common cause of accidental house fires, and many could be avoided if safe storage and cooking practices are followed in the kitchen