Fire in eighth floor flat of Leicester city centre tower block
A fire broke out in a kitchen of a flat on the eighth floor of a Leicester city centre tower block.
Fire crews were called at 4.47pm yesterday to the building in Lower Hill Street.
The fire started after a pan was left unattended on a cooker.
Four fire engines and a command support vehicle attended the scene, however the blaze was extinguished before the crews arrived.
A spokesman for Leicestershire Fire and Rescue said the damage was "light" smoke damage to the kitchen units.
The added: "Further investigation of the kitchen was completed by the crews to check for any further... read more
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