Two Fire crews from Newport and Ventnor have been called to a property in the Ventnor this afternoon.
The owner of the property in Pier Street called the fire service just after 5pm when smoke starting pouring from the fuse board in the three storey property
A retained fire crew from Ventnor attended and a second crew from Newport was also called.
The owner of the property managed to isolate the fuse board before the arrival of the fire service.
The second fire crew from Newport were turned back to their station as they where not require said an Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue spokeswoman.
The damage to property is not thought to serious.