Fire in the Open in Rawtenstall

Date: 15/07/2019

Time: 17:51:00

Address: Newchurch Road, Rossendale

Incident Number: 1907005526

One fire crew from Rawtenstall were called to reports of a fire on a afield near Small Park on Newchurch Road, Rossendale. On arrival firefighters found the fire incident involved two plastic picnic benches on fire. They used a hose reel to extinguish the fire. The cause is thought to be suspicious and is currently under investigation alongside Lancashire Police.