House fire in Burnley

Date: 18/02/2020

Time: 07:51:00

Address: Eliza Street, Burnley

Incident Number: 2002006107

Four fire engines from Burnley, Nelson and Padiham along with an aerial ladder platform from Hyndburn and the air support unit attended a fire in a terraced property on Eliza Street in Burnley. Firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus used three jets to bring the fire under control and prevent it spreading to neighbouring properties. A small number of properties were evacuated due to the smoke. One fire engine will remain at this incident overnight to ensure there are no further hot spots or signs of fire spread. An investigation into the cause is underway.