Commercial Building Fire in Nelson

Date: 12/12/2019

Time: 02:47:00

Address: Every Street, Nelson

Incident Number: 1912003678

Fire crews from Nelson and two fire crews from Burnley attended reports of a fire at a commercial premise on Every Street, Nelson. The fire involved some industrial internal ducting and an external extractor unit . Firefighters brought the fire under control using two breathing apparatus, two hose reels and one jet. Firefighters used a thermal imaging camera to check for any further signs of fire spread on the machinery involved and a ventilation unit was also in use. There was one casualty reported at the incident who was treated by firefighters prior to the arrival of ambulance crews for the suspected effects of smoke inhalation. The casualty was taken to hospital via ambulance for precautionary checks.