Firefighters tackle kitchen blaze at South Shields home

Fire crews were called to tackle a kitchen blaze at a South Shields home.
Fire crews were called to tackle a kitchen blaze at a South Shields home.

Fire crews were called to tackle a kitchen blaze at a South Shields home earlier this evening.

The blaze took place at a property in the Westoe area of the town and two fire crews from South Shields Fire Station were called to the scene.

Firefighters managed to extinguish the fire and luckily no one was injured in the incident.