Flat fire in Blackburn

Date: 18/12/2018

Time: 19:02:00

Address: Primrose Bank, Blackburn

Incident Number: 1812005360

Five fire engines from Darwen, Blackburn and Hyndburn and the aerial ladder platform were called to a fire involving a flat on Primrose Bank, Blackburn. Firefighters were met with a severe fire and extinguished it using hose reels and breathing apparatus. One person was rescued from the flat by firefighters and then taken to hospital by paramedics. The cause of the fire is under investigation.