Address: Branch Road, Burnley
Incident Number: 2003002562
Two fire engines from Burnley attended reports of a fire at a domestic property on Branch Road, Burnley. The fire involved the kitchen and was extinguished using two breathing apparatus and a ventilation unit. There were five casualties reported believed to be suffering the effects of smoke inhalation. Firefighters administered oxygen therapy prior to the arrival of paramedics at the scene. The casualties were then handed over to the care of ambulance crews. Firefighters were in attendance approximately one hour and twenty minutes.