Domestic Building Fire in Colne

Date: 15/01/2022

Time: 19:50:00

Address: Knowsley Street, Colne

Incident Number: 2201004590

Three fire engines from Burnley, Nelson and Colne attended an incident on Knowsley Street in Colne. The fire involved a settee on the ground floor of a domestic property. One casualty was rescued by fire service personnel, suffering the effects of smoke inhalation. First aid and oxygen were given. The casualty was taken to hospital by North West Ambulance Service. Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a positive pressure ventilation unit to extinguish the fire. Crews remained in attendance for one hour and twenty minutes.