Fire engines called out to 'suspicious' fire in terraced house

Two fire engines were called out to reports of a fire in a mid-terraced house on Saturday night (December 9).

Sunday, 10th December 2017, 6:43 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 7:29 am
Two fire engines were on the scene.

Crews from Burnley attended the scene at 11:28pm in Hobart Street, Burnley.

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The fire itself was said to involve the curtains in the front room of the property.

Firefighters, equipped with breathing apparatus, put out the fire and used a ventilation unit to clear the smoke.

Fire officials said that the fire was of suspicious origin and an investigation is now underway.