Immersion heater fire in Brixworth

FIRE men were called out to a house in Brixworth last night (Tuesday, November 29).

They were alerted at 9pm after a Immersion water heater caught fire.

The fire service said the fire was started by an electrical fault and led to severe damage tot he heater and the cupboard it was in.

There was also smoke damage to the rest of the property, and water damage from fighting the fire.