These are the incidents Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service crews have tackled this week - Monday, July 11 to Friday, July 15, 2022

Here is the latest round-up of incidents that crews from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service have tackled this week.

By Sean Gleaves
Monday, 20th June 2022, 10:26 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th July 2022, 7:50 am

We will update this story each day with the latest from the fire service:

MONDAY, JULY 11

- Tumble dryer fire in Oswaldtwistle

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Two fire engines from Hyndburn were called to reports of a fire in Cobble Close at around 1.05am.

On arrival, firefighters found a fire involving a tumble dryer in a domestic building.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used one hose reel to extinguish the flames.

They were in attendance for approximately 25 minutes.

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

- Domestic building fire in Darwen

Three fire engines from Darwen and Blackburn were called to an incident in Springfield Street at around 10.55am.

The fire involved the bathroom of a domestic property.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used one hose reel and a positive pressure ventilation unit to extinguish the flames.

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Crews were at the scene for approximately 45 minutes.

- Commercial building fire in West Bradford

Six fire engines from Clitheroe, Great Harwood, Hyndburn and Blackburn were called to an incident in Waddington Road at around 1.40pm.

The command support unit, aerial ladder platform from Hyndburn and stinger from Blackburn were also mobilised.

On arrival, crews found a commercial building to be well alight.

Six firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used three hose reels and two jets to extinguish the flames.