Dishwasher catches fire at Royston nursery

The nursery dishwasher caught fire.

The nursery dishwasher caught fire. - Credit: Archant

An investigation has been launched into the cause of a fire at a Royston nursery on Saturday.

Firefighters from Royston and Baldock attended the blaze which started in the kitchen dishwasher at Royston Day Nursery in Lumen Road.

Crews wearing breathing apparatus used jets and hose reels to extinguish the fire and they returned to their stations four hours later.

Investigations into the cause are continuing.

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