‘Persons reported’ fire at a hotel in Burnley

Date: 10/10/2018

Time: 05:18:00

Address: Queen Victoria Road, Burnley

Incident Number: 1810003159

Guests and staff evacuated safely to an alert of a fire in a ground floor room, but firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus thoroughly searched the premises as a precaution and confirmed there were no casualties, extinguishing the fire with a hosereel jet. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Two Burnley, one Nelson and one Padiham fire engines and crews attended and were there for an hour.