Tumble dryer fire in Thornton Cleveleys

Date: 10/10/2021

Time: 15:38:00

Address: Victoria Road West, Thornton Cleveleys

Incident Number: 2110003336

At 15:38hrs, four fire crews from Blackpool, Bispham, Preesall and South Shore responded to a fire on Victoria Road West in Thornton Cleveleys. On arrival crews found a fire in a first floor laundry room, involving a tumble dryer. They quickly brought the fire under control using a hose reel and a fan unit. One person was treated for the effects of smoke inhalation by crews before paramedics arrived. Firefighters were in attendance around one hour and thirty five minutes.