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Incident Date: 07 November 2016
Cooking fire, Manchester
At 4.12pm today, Monday, November 7, 2016, four fire engines were sent to reports of a fire involving a fourth-floor flat in Manchester.
Wearing breathing apparatus firefighters used positive pressure fan to remove smoke from the property after a fire broke out in the kitchen.
Firefighters were on the scene for around one hour.
The fire is thought to have started accidentally by a pan of food left unattended.
To find information about cooking safety visit: http://manchesterfire.gov.uk/fire_safety_advice/fire_safety_advice/safety_in_kitchen/