Domestic Building Fire in Nelson

Date: 19/01/2021

Time: 11:55:00

Address: Barkerhouse Road, Nelson

Incident Number: 2101004986

At 11:55 on 19th January, two fire engines from Nelson and one fire engine from Colne attended a fire at a domestic building on Barkerhouse Road, Nelson. The fire involved the bedroom of a domestic property. Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, two hose reels and a positive pressure ventilation unit to extinguish the fire. Four casualties were treated for suspected smoke inhalation, while one was conveyed to hospital by NWAS personnel. Crews were at the scene for approximately two hours.