Dog walker spots house fire in village near Banbury - the second house fire in the village within 24 hours

In the first incident a dog was rescued from the house

Friday, 11th June 2021, 4:14 pm

A dog walker spotted a house fire in a south Warwickshire village - the second fire in the village within 24 hours

In the latest incident, firefighters found a house in Lower Brailes heavily smoke-logged at about 9am yesterday (Thursday June 10).

Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "The fire was discovered by a dog walker. Luckily there was no one in the property."

Two appliances from Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service also responded to the fire.

On Wednesday (June 9), crews rescued a family after a fire at a house in Orchard Close, Lower Brailes, at about 9.20am.

It is believed the fire was caused by a faulty dishwasher.

In the latest incident, firefighters found a house in Lower Brailes heavily smoke-logged at about 9am yesterday (Thursday June 10). Photo by Warwickshire Fire and Rescue.
It is believed the fire on June 9 was caused by a faulty dishwasher.