One casualty after chip pan fire at Burnley house

Three fire engines from Burnley and Nelson were called to extinguish a chip pan fire at a property in Scarlett Street this morning.

Monday, 9th August 2021, 10:20 am
Updated Monday, 9th August 2021, 10:22 am

One casualty received treatment at the scene. The incident happened just before 9-15am today.

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A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue said: "Firefighters used breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet, scene lighting and a positive pressure ventilation unit to extinguish the fire.

"One casualty received treatment at the scene. Crews remained in attendance for 55 minutes."

The chip pan fire broke out this morning