A MAN burnt his hands after a fire in a pan spread to the extraction unit at a home in Kempsey.

Two Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service crews from Worcester Fire Station were called to a house fire in Mercia Way.

A small fire in a pan had spread to an extraction unit at 2.55pm on Sunday, December 3.

The fire was out on arrival but positive pressure ventilation was used.

The man had small burns to his hands but no other emergency services were in attendance.