Un­der­ground fire hits power sup­ply

Yorkshire Post - - NEWS -

An un­der­ground elec­tric­ity sup­ply in East York­shire caught fire.

A spokesper­son for Hum­ber­side Fire and Res­cue Ser­vice said crews were called to New­gate Street, Cot­ting­ham, af­ter re­ports of a fire at about 9.45am yes­ter­day.

An un­der­ground elec­tric­ity sup­ply in the street was on fire, and the flames spread to nearby bushes.

Crews used a dry pow­der ex­tin­guisher to douse the flames, the spokesper­son added.

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