Fire in dishwasher

PUBLISHED: 09:40 27 July 2011

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Emergency services tackle kitchen blaze.

Firefighters from Colyton, Seaton and Sidmouth responded to 999 calls reporting a fire at a property in Branscombe.

Emergency services were alerted shortly before 11pm last night (Tuesday).

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said the fire involved a dishwasher at a property in Vicarage Hill.

Four firefighters wearing breath apparatus tackled the blaze using a hose reel and positive pressure ventilation.

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