House fire in Thornton Cleveleys

Date: 30/07/2022

Time: 09:06:00

Address: Gorse Avenue, Thornton Cleveleys

Incident Number: 2207013515

Six fire engines from Fleetwood, Bispham, Blackpool, South Shore and St Annes, and an aerial ladder platform from Preston attended a fire involving two houses on Gorse Avenue in Thornton Cleveleys. Firefighters used two jets and one hose reel to bring the fire under control. One casualty was rescued from one of the properties. Two fire engines and the aerial ladder platform remain at the incident damping down any remaining hotspots.

A joint investigation with Lancashire Police is underway.