Derelict Building Fire in Skelmersdale

Date: 02/08/2022

Time: 00:10:00

Address: Back Lane, Skelmersdale

Incident Number: 2208000442

Four fire engines from Skelmersdale and Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service, and the Stinger from Skelmersdale attended an incident on Back Lane in Skelmersdale.

The fire involved a derelict property and firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used three main jets, four hose reels, two triple extension ladders and one nine-metre ladder to extinguish the fire.

Crews remain in attendance at this incident.

UPDATE AT 09:06:00

This incident has now been reduced to two fire engines. A multi-agency meeting is underway this morning.