Crews tackle Burnley wheelie bin fire

Firefighters were called out to a wheelie bin blaze in a car park at a house on Manchester Road.

Firefighters tackle wheelie bin blaze
Firefighters tackle wheelie bin blaze

The incident happened just after midnight last night (Monday) and investigations are continuing into the cause of the fire.

A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue said: "Two fire engines from Burnley and Nelson were called to a fire in a car park underneath a domestic property on Manchester Road, Burnley. The fire involved a wheelie bin in a compound and firefighters used one hose reel and two breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time."