Domestic property fire in Blackburn

Date: 14/07/2019

Time: 07:41:00

Address: Hancock Street, Blackburn

Incident Number: 1907004992

Three fire engines from Blackburn and Darwen attended a domestic property fire on Hancock Street in Blackburn. Firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus rescued two people and a dog from the building, and used two jets and a ventilation unit to extinguish the fire. The casualties were taken to hospital by ambulance. The fire is believed to be of suspicious origin and a joint investigation into the cause is underway with the police.