Shipping container contents on fire at Lower Darwen, Blackburn

Date: 01/03/2019

Time: 13:41:00

Address: Branch Road, Lower Darwen, Blackburn

Incident Number: 1903000122

Two fire engines and crews, from Blackburn and Darwen were assigned to a fire involving a shipping container and contents in the yard of what was formerly a garden centre. Firefighters used two hosereel jets to extinguish the fire and a thermal imaging camera to ensure that any residual pockets of fire not otherwise visible were extinguished. There were no casualties and the cause of the fire is to be established.