Arsonists to blame for fire in derelict house

Firefighters tackled a blaze at a derelict house in Burnley
Firefighters tackled a blaze at a derelict house in Burnley

Firefighters believe that a blaze in a derelict house in Burnley was started deliberately

Crews were called to the mid terraced property in Cog Lane at 3-45pm this afternoon (Sunday) and they extinguished the flames using one hose reel and two breathing apparatus.

There were no injuries and the cause of the fire is now being investigated.