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Washing machine causes flat fire

Thu, 05 Aug 2010

Douglas fire crews were called to a flat on Kensington Road yesterday afternoon.

A fire had started in the basement of the block of flats.

An investigation revealed the fire had started in a washing machine.

Officers say kitchen fires are one of the main causes of fire on the Island, and that washing machines and tumble dryers have the potential to cause fires.

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