Fire at a house in Brierfield

Date: 27/02/2019

Time: 18:13:00

Address: Humphrey Street, Brierfield

Incident Number: 1902009418

Three fire engines and crews, two from Burnley and one from Nelson, were assigned to a fire in a first floor room of a terraced house. A casualty had been rescued from the fire by a member of the public prior to the arrival of fire crews and she was attended to by ambulance paramedics. Firefighters used two hosereel jets to extinguish the fire, the cause of which is to be established.