These are the incidents Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service crews have tackled on the Fylde coast this week – Monday, December 6 to Friday, December 10, 2021

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

 

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7

– Kitchen fire in Fleetwood

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Two fire engines from Fleetwood and Bispham attended an incident in Tees Court at around 1.05pm.

The fire involved the kitchen of a domestic property.

Firefighters used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel to douse the flames.

Crews were in attendance for approximately one hour.

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

– Vehicle fire on M55 westbound

Three fire engines from Wesham, South Shore and Blackpool attended a car fire on the hard shoulder of the M55 westbound, between junctions 3 and 4, at around 6.50pm.

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

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

– Domestic property fire in Blackpool

Three fire engines from Blackpool and South Shore attended an incident in Central Drive at around 1.50am.

The fire involved the stairwell of a domestic dwelling.

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

Firefighters rescued two casualties from the scene and treated them for smoke inhalation.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9

– Flooding in Blackpool

One fire engine from Blackpool attended a flooding incident on Queen Street, Blackpool.

The incident involved flooding at a domestic building affecting the electrics.

Firefighters used a Grindex submersible pump and a clay mat to stop the water entering the building.

– Crash in Blackpool

Two fire engines from St Anne’s and South Shore attended a road traffic collision on Yeodon Way, Blackpool.

Firefighters used cutting equipment and worked with paramedics to release one person from the car.

– Vehicle fire in Fleetwood

One fire engine from Fleetwood attended a vehicle fire on North Church Street, Fleetwood. Firefighters extinguished the fire using one breathing apparatus and one hose reel.

There were no casualties reported. Crew were in attendance for around 45 minutes. The cause of the fire is now under investigation.