Chimney Fire in Downham

Date: 10/02/2022

Time: 14:50:00

Address: West Lane, Downham

Incident Number: 2202002823

One fire engine from Clitheroe attended a chimney fire on West Lane in Downham. The chimney was well alight and contained within the chimney breast when crews arrived. Firefighters used chimney rods, a positive pressure ventilation fan and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire. Two casualties were assessed for smoke inhalation by North West Ambulance Service. Crews were in attendance for approximately one hour and thirty minutes.