Dishwasher fire in Deeping St James

An electrical fault in a dishwasher was the cause of a fire in a kitchen at Deeping St James overnight.

Fire crews from Market Deeping, Spalding and Crowdland attended the fire in a property on Thackers Way just after midnight (Wednesday).

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire using a hose reel and thermal imaging cameras.

Investigators believe the fire was caused by an electrical fault.