North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue attend two fires which were caused by cooking being left unattended.
The first was in Newby, Scarborough, where some sausages were left unattended in a grill pan according to fire fighters. Adding that the fire was out on the arrival of the fire service but the sausages were 100% fire damaged!
The second incident was in Haxby, York and involved a chip pan full of lard, according to North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. They added that the chip pan set fire to the cooker hood causing 20% fire damage to the hood and 20% smoke damage to the whole house.
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue ask residents to remember to never leave cooking unattended!Adding; a moment's distraction could be all it takes for a pan or grill to catch fire.