Candle fire in Lostock Hall

Date: 22/11/2020

Time: 12:02:00

Address: Laburnam Avenue, Lostock Hall

Incident Number: 2011007607

Fire crews from Bamber Bridge and Penwortham tackled a house fire on Laburnam Avenue, Lostock Hall. The fire involved a candle which had spread to nearby curtains. The occupier had attempted to take the candle outside the property and needed medical treatment for some burns as a result. Crews used a ventilation unit to clear smoke from the property and a first aid kit. The casualty was then transferred to hospital via ambulance. Firefighters were in attendance around forty minutes.