Tumble Dryer Fire in Crawshawbooth

Date: 08/04/2019

Time: 14:29:00

Address: Lord Street, Crawshawbooth

Incident Number: 1904002537

Two fire crews from Rawtenstall and one from Ramsbottom (Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service) attended reports of a tumble dryer fire at a domestic property on Lord Street, Crawshawbooth. The fire was located in the cellar of the property. Four firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used one hose reel to extinguish the fire. There was one casualty at the incident who was given precautionary checks by ambulance crews at the scene for the effects of smoke inhalation. Crews were in attendance approximately two hours.