Flooding Incident in Rawtenstall

Date: 03/02/2019

Time: 14:43:00

Address: Burnley Road, Rawtenstall

Incident Number: 1902000669

Firefighters from Rawtenstall attended an incident involving a suspected collapsed drain on Burnley Road, Rawtenstall. The incident was confirmed to be a major leak in the roadway and firefighters were deployed to attempt re-direct the water away from residential properties. The Environmental Unit and supporting appliance from Burnley were sent to assist. Two properties were affected by flood water and firefighters assisted by using two Light Portable Pumps to remove the water. Firefighters were in attendance for several hours.