Domestic property fire in Accrington

Date: 19/06/2020

Time: 20:16:00

Address: Sharples Street, Accrington

Incident Number: 2006007187

At 20:16 three fire engines from Blackburn an Hyndburn attended a domestic property fire on Sharples Street, Accrington. The fire was from a chip pan which was out on arrival of crews however one casualty was suffering from smoke inhalation and was treated by firefighters prior to the arrival of paramedics. The casualty was conveyed to hospital. Firefighters used a positive ventilation fan to remove the smoke and were at the scene for forty minutes.