Pet dog starts fire after turning on cooker hob with its paw
A dog started a fire after turning on a kitchen hob at a house near Lincoln.
Saxilby fire service and Lincoln North crews attended Shropshire Road, Scampton at about 8.57am this morning.
2/2 Fire was out on arrival. Crew turned off hob & moved sandwich maker to open air. Cause - accidental, dog turned on hob
— Lincs Fire & Rescue (@LincsFireRescue) 11 October 2016 They turned off a hob and moved a sandwich maker which had caught fire due to the pet dog turning on the hob, possibly with its paw.
The fire service said the cause was accidental.
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