Commercial building fire in Nelson

Date: 02/12/2020

Time: 13:54:00

Incident Number: 2012000452

On 2nd December at 1:54pm, four fire engines from Nelson, Colne and Burnley attended a building fire on Southfield street, Nelson. An aerial ladder platform and support pump from Preston were mobilised. The fire involved approximately five metres of bitumen on the roof of a commercial building. Fire services used one hose reel, saw tools and a triple extension ladder. Crews were at the scene for two hours and forty minutes.