Fire crews race to Padiham house fire

Fire engines raced to a blaze that broke out in a bathroom in a house in Padiham
Fire engines raced to a blaze that broke out in a bathroom in a house in Padiham

Firefighters were called to a house blaze in Padiham on Tuesday evening.

Crews from Burnley and Padiham attended the property in Burnley Road where a fire broke out in the first floor bathroom which then spread to the loft.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus tackled the flames with two hosereel jets and a portable fan unit to extract smoke and heat.

No-one was injured in the blaze which happened just after 9-30pm.