Commercial Building Fire in Rawtenstall

Date: 04/09/2018

Time: 18:23:00

Address: Bacup Road, Rawtenstall

Incident Number: 1809001260

Four fire crews including, one from Harlingden, two from Rawtenstall and one from Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service were called to reports of a building fire on Bacup Road, Rawtenstall. The fire involved an oil heater on the ground floor of the premise.Four firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used one jet, one foam hose and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire and check for signs of fire spread. Crews ensured the scene was safe and remained in attendance approximately three hours. There were no casualties reported.