Address: Brunshaw Road, Burnley
Incident Number: 2006008604
Initial reports said that there was fire coming from a roof at a property on Brunshaw Road, Burnley. Two fire crews from Burnley attended and on arrival requested support from the Aerial Ladder Platform (ALP) from Hyndburn and an additional three fire crews from Nelson and Bacup. The fire involved the roof space of the property and was well alight. Eight firefighters wearing breathing apparatus tackled the fire using four hose reels.
At approximately 06:00hrs the fire in the roof space was extinguished and firefighters were damping down. The incident was reduced to two fire engines and the ALP, however a road closure was still in effect.