Wildfire in Rossendale

Date: 02/06/2020

Time: 22:45:00

Address: Grane Road, Haslingden, Rossendale

Incident Number: 2006001481

UPDATE 06:44 – Two fire engines remain at this incident along with a Hagglund vehicle to continue damping down hot spots. Firefighters were assisted by agricultural vehicles and mountain rescue teams provided logistical support. An investigation into the cause of the fire is underway.

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Six fire engines from Preston, Hyndburn, Blackburn, Darwen and Bacup are in attendance at a large grass fire on Grane Road in Haslingden. Firefighters are using hose reels and specialist vehicles to extinguish the fire.