Firefighters tackle house blaze

Fire crews dealt with a house blaze in Burnley in the early hours of the morning on Wednesday
Fire crews dealt with a house blaze in Burnley in the early hours of the morning on Wednesday

Three fire engines were called to a house fire in the early hours of Wednesday morning.


Crews from Burnley, Padiham and Hyndburn were called to the house in Faraday Street at 3-45am after the 999 call.

The blaze had broke out in a freezer in the cellar of the property.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hosereel jet to extinguish the flames.

They also used a portable fan unit to extract the smoke and heat from the house.

There were no casualties after the incident.