Fire crews called to blaze in the cellar of Colne house

Firefighters extinguished a blaze which started at the basement of a house in Knowsley Street, in the early hours of this morning (Monday).

Monday, 4th March 2019, 1:37 pm
Updated Monday, 4th March 2019, 1:42 pm
The fire broke out in the early hours of today

Two fire engines and crews from Colne and one from Nelson attended the incident just before 5am.

A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue said: "Firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus used a hosereel jet to extinguish the fire, the cause of which is to be established. There were no casualties."