Fire crews tackle house blaze

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Three fire crews had to fight a blaze at a house in Burnley in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday).

The fire engines from Burnley and Nelson were called out to a fire at the house in Hollingreave Road, Burnley Wood, at 2-40am.

A fire service spokesman said: “On arrival crews found a fire in a first floor bedroom and firefighters used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a positive pressure ventilation fan to extinguish the fire.

“Crews were in attendance for 40 minutes at the incident. There were no injuries reported.”