Fire crews race to Burnley house blaze

Firefighters dealt with a cooker blaze at a house in Moorland Road, Burnley
Firefighters dealt with a cooker blaze at a house in Moorland Road, Burnley

Two fire engines were called out yesterday tea-time when a cooker set alight at a house in Burnley.

The incident happened at around 4-45pm at the property in Moorland Road.

Firefighters from Burnley used a hosereel jet to extinguish the flames and a ventilation unit was required to clear the house of smoke.

No-one was injured in the incident.