Explosion in Blackburn

Date: 17/12/2023

Time: 19:40:00

Address: London Road, Blackburn

Incident Number: 2312006251

Three engines from Blackburn and Hyndburn, the aerial ladder platform from Hyndburn, and the Urban Search and Rescue teams from Bamber Bridge and Chorley attended reports of a gas explosion on London Road, Blackburn. The incident involved a domestic terraced property. One casualty was rescued from the property by fire service crews and handed over into the care of North West Ambulance Service. Crews were detained for several hours.