Kitchen fires

FIRE crews in Whitby attended two fires on Friday (8 April).

The first came at approximately 1pm at a pub on St Peter’s Road.

Fire crews attended the scene after receiving reports of a smoke alarm and when entering the premises discovered an unattended pan which had caught fire.

The second came at a 4.45pm when crews attended a cooker fire in a house in Waterstead Crescent.

Fire crews were able to extinguish both fires.