Commercial building fire in Lower Darwen

Date: 28/05/2019

Time: 17:10:00

Address: Branch Road, Lower Darwen, Blackburn

Incident Number: 1905010377

UPDATE 29/05/19 08:04:

One fire engine remains at this incident damping down and an investigation into the cause of the fire will take place today.

UPDATE 28/05/19 22:12:

There are now three fire engines and an aerial ladder platform at this incident, extinguishing remaining pockets of fire. The building contains multiple commercial units. There are no casualties.

28/05/19 17:10:

Six fire engines, an aerial ladder platform and the air support unit are in attendance at a single storey, commercial building fire on Branch Road in Lower Darwen, Blackburn. Firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus are using two jets and a ground monitor to bring the fire under control.

If you live nearby, keep your windows and doors closed to avoid any smoke.