Toaster turned on its side to make cheese on toast started fire

Firefighters are warning people not to turn their toaters on their sides to make cheese on toast
Firefighters are warning people not to turn their toaters on their sides to make cheese on toast
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Cheese on toast made in toaster turned on its side is the latest fire hazard to be highlighted by South Yorkshire Fire Service.

South Yorkshire firefighters have put out a warning after it emerged officers have had to put put fires caused by people putting their toasters on their sides to make the snack.

Officers at the brigate put out a warning on their social media sites in a bid to stop any more cases, which have shocked the public as well as firefighters.

A spokesman for South Yorkshire Fire and rescue Tweeted: “So we heard about a new craze for turning your toaster on its side to make cheese on toast. You should probably just use the grill...”

He later added: “South Yokshire Fire Service are warning warning against this and raising awareness of the issue.”

SharonMargaret Needham said on Facebook: “Can’t believe people would actually do this!”

Shardane Jones said: “Such a stupid idea. How can people be so silly.”

Matt Hewston said: Toasters will now come with a ‘This Way Up’ sign.”