Fire crews called out to blaze at Burnley General Hospital

The cause of a fire at Burnley General Hospital is being investigated today.

Tuesday, 16th April 2019, 11:43 am
Updated Tuesday, 16th April 2019, 11:50 am
Fire crews from Burnley, Nelson and Colne were called out to tackle a fire at Burnley General Hospital yesterday afternoon.

The blaze broke out in a fibreglass pillar outside the hospital just before 3pm yesterday.

Two fire engines from Burnley were called out with crews from Nelson and Colne and they used a hearth kit, triple extension ladder, dewalt saw, and hose reel jet to extinguish the flames.

Crews were in attendance for half an hour.