The Fire Bridgade have warned about the dangers of carelessly discarded smoking materials after tackling a blaze in a house in Farnworth. Crews from Farnworth were called to the property on Barnes Close at around 9.22pm on Monday, August 27.
On arrival they discovered a fire in a bedroom on the first floor of a semi-detached house.
Four firefighters in breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish the fire which damaged almost half of the bedroom.
Date Published 30/08/2012