Three fire engines called out to kitchen fire in Appley Bridge
Three fire engines were called out to a flat fire in Appley Bridge this afternoon.
Published 29th Jun 2020, 20:45 BST- 1 min read
Updated 30th Jun 2020, 17:14 BST
Firefighters said one casualty was treated in an ambulance at the scene, on Stoneygate Lane, off Appley Lane North, after the fire broke out just after 2.30pm today.
A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said: "One fire engine from Skelmersdale and two from Greater Manchester attended a fire in the kitchen of a ground floor flat on Stoneygate Lane in Appley Bridge.
"Firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus used one hose reel and a ventilation unit to extinguish the fire.
"One casualty was treated by ambulance crews for smoke inhalation."