Blackpool hotel catches fire due to log burner

A Blackpool hotel caught fire this morning due to a log burner.

Sunday, 17th March 2019, 11:59 am
Updated Sunday, 17th March 2019, 1:48 pm
The incident happened at a hotel on the Promenade shortly after midnight.
The incident happened at a hotel on the Promenade shortly after midnight.

The incident happened at a hotel on the Promenade shortly after midnight.

Four fire crews from Blackpool, South Shore and St Annes were called to the incident. The fire service have not provided any further details to which hotel it is.

A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue said: "Four engines from Blackpool, South Shore, St Annes and the aerial ladder platform platform attended a fire involving a log burner at roof level in a hotel on the promenade.

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The incident happened at a hotel on the Promenade shortly after midnight.

"Firefighters used one hose reel and a triple extension ladder to bring the fire under control. Crews were at the scene for fifty minutes."