Domestic Property Fire in Blackburn

Date: 22/02/2021

Time: 17:29:00

Address: Wensley Road, Blackburn

Incident Number: 2102006497

At 17:29 on 22nd February, two fire engines from Blackburn attended a fire at a domestic property on Wensley Road, Blackburn. The fire involved a washing machine in the kitchen of an end terraced property. Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, one hose reel, lighting, small tools and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire and make the scene safe. One casualty was assessed by ambulance personnel after suffering  smoke inhalation and minor burn injuries.

Update 18:50 – Crews remain in attendance at this time.

Update 19:45 – Crews have now left this incident.