Firefighters called to Colne television blaze

Fire engine
Fire engine

A smoke alarm alerted occupants of a Colne house to a television fire over the weekend.

Firefighters were called to a property in Birtwistle Avenue at around 11-35pm on Saturday.

When they arrived the electrical fire had flared up, died down and extinguished itself.

Checks were made to ensure there was no remaining risk of fire. Nobody was injured.