Garden shed catches fire in Chorley as casualty treated for suspected smoke inhalation

One person was treated for suspected smoke inhalation after a garden shed caught fire in Chorley today (April 21).

Wednesday, 21st April 2021, 5:08 pm

Two fire engines from Bamber Bridge and Horwich attended the scene in Progress Street at around 9.20am.

Firefighters used one hose reel, a thermal imaging camera and a gas detector to extinguish the fire - which involved "a garden shed and some fencing".

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Two fire engines from Bamber Bridge and Horwich attended the scene in Progress Street. (Credit: Google)

One casualty was treated using oxygen therapy equipment for suspected smoke inhalation.

Crews were in attendance for approximately thirty minutes.

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