Published: 00:00, 02 September 2014 |
Updated: 18:06, 02 September 2014
A man has been taken to hospital after a tumble dryer started a small fire in a cellar this afternoon.
The man was taken to be treated for smoke inhalation after the blaze broke out in Melville Road at about 4.20pm.
Kent Fire and Rescue Service sent two fire engines to the scene and remained there until 5.15pm.
A thermal imaging camera was used to make sure no hotspots were present before crews left.
Don't miss out, subscribe today. Keep up to date with our newsletters.
A guide for your future. For year 11 students in Kent and Medway. Click here for the e-edition.
Education, Training & Childcare is a special supplement published by KM Media Group four times a year. Click here for latest e-edition.
Get the latest food and drink news, recipes from some of the nation's top chefs plus updates from Kent's vineyards and breweries.
Search in your local area to find your perfect partner in Kent, with FreshStart Dating! PLUS, register for free!.
Find out what's going on in the garden, with Kent expert Lucy Hewett's weekly update.
Buy pictures that you've seen in a KM newspaper, or send in a picture and we will place it on our photo sales website so that you can purchase a super, unique gift.