Address: Queensberry Road, Burnley
Incident Number: 2003002988
Two fire crews from Burnley along with one from Nelson were called to reports of a house fire on Queensberry Road, Burnley this afternoon. On arrival they found the kitchen of the property well alight and one male casualty out of the property suffering from burns and smoke inhalation. Firefighters tended to the casualty using a trauma pack prior to the arrival of ambulance crews and extinguished the fire using two breathing apparatus and one hose reel. The casualty was transferred to hospital via ambulance and firefighters remained in attendance approximately one hour.