Kitchen fire at flat in West Mersea

The fire broke out in a kitchen of a ground floor flat High Street North, West Mersea at 8pm.

The fire broke out in a kitchen of a ground floor flat High Street North, West Mersea at 8pm. - Credit: Archant

Firefighters tackled a flat blaze in north-east Essex on Thursday night.

The fire broke out in a kitchen of a ground floor flat High Street North, West Mersea at 8pm.

Two fire engines attended and the blaze was put out by 8.20pm.

No-one was injured, an Essex County Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said.

He added: “We have no information relating to the cause at this stage.”