Investigation launched as derelict Burnley school building blaze brought under control

An investigation has been launched
An investigation has been launched
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An investigation into the fire that ripped through the old Ivy Bank High School has been launched.

Firefighters remain at the scene in Byron Street but the blaze has been brought under control and residents are safe to open their windows and doors should they wish.

The fire broke out at the four storey building shortly before 2pm today.

No injuries have been reported.