Firefighters called to kitchen fire in Richmond

Firefighters were called to a kitchen fire in Richmond this morning.

The incident was reported at about 8.55am in Barningham Road.

A crew from Richmond responded to the small fire inside the kitchen of a residential property.

The fire had been extinguished by the neighbour prior to crews arrival.

Firefighters isolated electrics and checked for hot spots using a thermal imagining camera.

The cause of the fire was believed to be accidental.

Advice was given to occupant.