Pensioner treated for burns to hand after microwave fire in Midlothian
Fire crews were called to a fire at a home in Glaskhill Terrace in Penicuik.
A pensioner has been treated for burns to her hand after a microwave fire at a home in Midlothian.
Firefighters were called to the property at Glaskhill Terrace in Penicuik at around 7.25pm on Thursday.
A spokeswoman for Lothian and Borders Fire and Rescue Service said a 74-year-old woman was treated at the scene for burns to her left hand.
She said: "Two crews from Penicuik and Midlothian attended the fire which was in a microwave. It was extinguished on arrival and an elderly woman was treated at the scene for burns."
She said no one else was injured in the incident.
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