Address: Vicarage Street, Chorley
Incident Number: 2006008585
Fire crews were called to reports of a domestic property fire on Vicarage Street, Chorley in the early hours of Wednesday 24 June. There were three persons trapped in one of the upstairs rooms within the property and on arrival firefighters rescued those casualties using a ladder. They received precautionary checks from ambulance crews at the scene. Firefighters used four breathing apparatus and one hose reel and ventilation unit to extinguish the fire. Crews were in attendance approximately three hours. An investigation into the cause of the fire is now underway.