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A dog has died in a house fire in Radcliffe. It's believed the 10-month-old Labradoodle called Alfie switched the hob on. The kitchen was destroyed in the blaze.
A dog has died after accidentally switching on a hob and causing a fire at a house in Radcliffe.
It's believed that the dog jumped onto the cooker and caught the switch with its paw.
Firefighters attended the blaze on Sunday.
The resident had switched off the electrics in the kitchen and the fire had gone out when crews arrived. The dog was already deceased.
The kitchen of the house was damaged in the fire.
Several fish in a tank in the kitchen were also affected by the fire with some found deceased.