Derelict building fire in Accrington

Date: 20/06/2020

Time: 17:11:00

Address: Stone Bridge Lane, Accrington

Incident Number: 2006007447

At 17:11 fire engines from Hyndburn (including the aerial ladder platform), Blackburn, Rawtenstall, Great Harwood and the stinger from Skelmersdale attended a derelict building fire on Stone Bridge Lane, Accrington. There was approximately 25 tonnes on bailed waste found to be well alight and firefighters used four breathing apparatus and two jets and the stinger capabilities to extinguish the fire. The drone was used to assess the roof.

The police are in attendance for road closure and there may be smoke within the area.

The incident is looked to be scaled back at 19:30