Vehicle Fire in Accrington

Date: 22/08/2021

Time: 23:14:00

Address: Maden Street, Church, Accrington

Incident Number: 2108008084

At 23:14 on 22nd August, six fire engines from Hyndburn, Blackburn, Great Harwood, and Darwen, including the aerial ladder platform from Hyndburn, attended a vehicle fire on Maden Street, Church, Accrington. The incident involved two vehicles and spread to affect a neighbouring commercial building approximately 70x20m in size. Firefighters used the aerial ladder platform, 2 jets, breathing apparatus, and a positive pressure ventilation unit to bring the fire under control. No casualties were reported. Crews were in attendance for eight hours. A fire investigation is now underway.