Address: Abbotts Close, Walton le Dale
Incident Number: 1904004731
Three fire crews from Preston and Bamber Bridge were called to a fire on Abbotts Close, Walton le Dale in the late evening where it was believed there may also have been people still trapped inside the building. When firefighters arrived they were able to confirm that actually all persons were accounted for outside the property. The fire involved an electrical fuse box. Four firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used two hose reels to extinguish the fire. There was one casualty at the incident who received precautionary checks by ambulance crews at the scene for the effects of smoke inhalation. Firefighters were in attendance approximately one hour and ten minutes.