Burnley house collapses after blast as one person is rescued by neighbors

We bring you the very latest updates, images and videos on this breaking news.

The incident happened around 7 a.m. this morning
Police are the scene of Sefton Terrace in Burnley

A house has collapsed, prompting the evacuation of several properties as one person was taken to hospital.

Burnley Police and Lancashire Fire and Rescue are on site on Sefton Terrace.

A person rescued by neighbors was taken to the hospital. Her condition is currently unknown.

Authorities have asked people to avoid the area while continuing with their work.

What caused the explosion is unclear.

This is a mainly residential area not far from Burnley Manchester Road train station.

Are you affected by this incident? Email webnews@mirror.co.uk

Lancashire Fire and Rescue tweeted: “We are currently dealing with an explosion at a house in Sefton Terrace, Burnley.

“One person was rescued by neighbors and taken to hospital.

“Please avoid the area around Sefton Terrace and Piccadilly Road.

“We have three fire engines and our city search and rescue team on site.

“We are working with the other emergency services, local authorities and utilities to make the scene safe and to assess the structure of the property.”

Burnley Police tweeted: “Please note we are currently dealing with a house collapse on Sefton Terrace, in #burnley.

“Emergency services are on site and several properties have been evacuated. We are asking people to avoid the area around Piccadilly Road and Sefton Terrace. Many Thanks.”

The Mirror is contacting Lancashire Constabulary and Lancashire Fire and Rescue for an explanation.

We bring you the very latest updates, images and videos on this breaking news.

Please check back regularly for updates on this evolving story HERE . Receive email updates on the day’s biggest stories straight to your inbox from Sign up for our newsletters .

Get all the big headlines, images, analysis, opinion and video on the stories you care about by following The Mirror every time you see our name.

  • Keep following the mirror Google news CLICK HERE and click on the star

  • Keep following the mirror Apple News CLICK HERE available on Apple devices

  • Keep following the mirror flipboard CLICK HERE and click Follow

You can login Twitter Alerts for breaking news here @MirrorBreaking_ and follow us @ Tagesspiegel for the latest updates.

Stay up to date with news, features, videos and images throughout the day by following us Facebook at facebook.com/dailymirror

See all our social accounts to follow here: mirror.co.uk/social

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/breaking-burnley-house-collapses-after-27281625 Burnley house collapses after blast as one person is rescued by neighbors

Fry Electronics Team

Fry Electronics.com is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – admin@fry-electronics.com. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button