Firefighters tackle blaze in grounds of derelict Burnley factory

Firefighters tackled a blaze in the grounds of an empty factory in Burnley last night.
Firefighters tackled a blaze in the grounds of an empty factory in Burnley last night.
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Fire crews were called to a blaze in the grounds of a derelict factory in Burnley last night.

Two crews from Burnley found a large amount of waste on fire at at the site in Verona Avenue just before 10-30pm.

They used a hosereel to extinguish the flames and spent around an hour at the scene.