Firefighters were called to a house blaze after the owner left a pan on the hob and fell asleep.
Two appliances from Doncaster and one from Edlington attended the incident in Broxholme Lane, Wheatley around 2.10am this morning (December 16)
A neighbour contacted the fire service after hearing a smoke alarm.
It is believed a man who was in the property left a pan on the hob and fell asleep.
The fire caused smoke damage to the property.
The cause has been logged as accidental.