Firefighters use buckets of water to put out blaze

Fire crews tackled a chimney flue fire using buckets of water in Padiham.
Fire crews tackled a chimney flue fire using buckets of water in Padiham.

Firefighters used buckets of water to put out a fire at a house in Padiham last night (Sunday).

One engine from Burnley was called to Kingsley Avenue where they tackled the fire in the flue of a wood burner at the property.

They fire was reported just after 9-30pm and fire crews spent 45 minutes at the scene. There were no injuries.