Firefighters called out after Sheffield man falls asleep while cooking pizza

Firefighters called out to deal with a cooker fire in Sheffield found a man had fallen asleep while cooking a pizza.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 7th March 2016, 10:56 am
Updated Monday, 7th March 2016, 11:01 am
Fire engine.
Fire engine.

Neighbours alerted the man to the fire and raised the alarm.

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Firefighters dealt with the incident in Spa Lane, Woodhouse, at 10.30pm last night.

They also dealt with a van set alight in Balfour Road, Bentley, Doncaster and two wheelie bins found burning in Yews Lane, Kendray, Barnsley, last night.

In the early hours of this morning firefighters were alerted to a dishwasher fire in a flat in Whitham Road, Broomhill.