Building Fire in Altham

Date: 19/07/2020

Time: 13:28:00

Address: Altham Business Park, Altham

Incident Number: 2007006003

Fire crews from Hyndburn, Burnley and Padiham were called to a commercial building fire in Altham. Firefighters located the fire and used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel to extinguish the fire. There was one casualty at the scene believed to have been suffering from the effects of smoke inhalation. They were assessed at the scene by ambulance crews but did not attend hospital. The cause of the fire is now under joint investigation alongside colleagues from the Police. Firefighters were in attendance approximately three hours.