Kitchen fire in Normanton, Wakefield

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Firefighters were called to a chip pan fire during the early hours of this morning.

Crews from Normanton and Castleford stations attended the blaze on Exchange Street at 1.30am today (Thursday).

The fire was contained in the room and the occupants were alerted by their smoke detector.

Firefighters will be returning to the area this afternoon to speak to neighbours and offer fire safety advice.