Hastings firefighters were called out to a kitchen fire on the first-floor of a six-storey block of flats.
Two crews from Bohemia Road and The Ridge were mobilised to the property in Warrior Square, St Leonards-on-Sea, on 17th May at 7.23pm. The call-out followed calls alerting East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service smoke spotted by residents.
Firefighters used a Positive Pressure Ventilation Fan to blow smoke from the building.
A fire investigation was carried out and the cause found to be accidental.