Building fire in Padiham

Date: 07/02/2019

Time: 17:59:00

Address: Burnley Road, Padiham

Incident Number: 1902002122

At 17:59 four fire engines from Burnley, Hyndburn and Nelson were called to a fire involving a row of terraced shops measuring 20m x 10m with the first floor of two floors well alight on Burnley Road, Padiham. Crews used two hose reel jets and later requested the aerial ladder platform, two breathing apparatus and Stinger appliance to be present. The fire is thought to be of suspicious origin and an investigation is underway. There were no casualties reported. At 23:15 crews were still in attendance.

Burnley Road has reopened however crews remain at the incident at 08:58 08/02/19