Firefighters tackle Burnley bins blaze

Fire engines from Burnley were called to a fire involving a bin compound.

By David Nowell
Sunday, 17th February 2019, 1:05 pm
Updated Sunday, 17th February 2019, 2:12 pm
Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service
Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Officers were called to the scene in Thursby Road, Burnley, at 8pm on Saturday night.

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When firefighters arrived at the scene, they found approximately 20 wheelie bins on fire.

Firefighters used two hose reels and one breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.

No injuries were reported and the cause is under investigation.