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Firefighters tackle Silloth blaze

Skinburness Drive

Fire engines from Silloth, Aspatria, Wigton, Carlisle West and the aerial ladder platform and support appliance from Carlisle East have attended a fire on Skinburness Drive in Silloth.

Fire crews were called at 3:11am today, Thursday 18 July.

The fire, involving a commercial property was found to be well alight on arrival.

A Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “Firefighters utilised one hose reel jet, a twelve metre ladder, thermal imaging camera, small tools and two breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.

“Crews were in attendance for approximately two hours and fifty minutes.”

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