Washing Machine on Fire – Bucknill Crescent, Hillmorton, Rugby

At 21:46 hours on 28.5.16, a call was received in the Emergency Control Room of Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service to a washing machine on fire at a property in Bucknill Crescent, Rugby. Two fire engines from Rugby Fire Station were mobilised.  The Emergency operator had advised the occupants of the house to evacuate the building and await the arrival of the Fire Service.  Upon arrival, fire fighters found one domestic washing machine that had over heated. The fire was out on arrival of crews.  No-one was hurt and the incident was left with the occupiers.