Commercial building fire in Blackburn

Date: 27/09/2023

Time: 00:19:00

Address: Bolton Road, Blackburn

Incident Number: 2309010327

At 00:19 on the 27th September 2023, four fire engines from Blackburn and Darwen along with the aerial ladder platform from Hyndburn attended a commercial building fire on Bolton Road, Blackburn. Firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used one hose reel jet, one hose reel and a ventilation unit to extinguish the fire. One casualty was suffering from smoke inhalation and was conveyed to hospital by North West Ambulance Service. Crews were in attendance for two hours.