Chimney fire in Galgate

Date: 02/01/2019

Time: 21:14:00

Address: Main Road, Galgate

Incident Number: 1901000577

At 21:14 one fire engine from Lancaster attended a chimney fire caused by a wood burner in the ground floor front room of a property on Main Road, Galgate.  Firefighters used one hose reel internally and dampened down a hot spot from the roof using 10.5 metre ladder, one nimbus nozzle, one roof ladder, one thermal imaging camera, a working at height pack and damage control pack to extinguish the fire. Crews were at the scene for nearly two hours.