CREWS were called to an electrical fire at a business premises in Blackburn.

Two fire engines from Blackburn Station attended the incident at Melt dessert bar in Plane Street at 9.45pm last night where a basement was well alight.


Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus entered the building and used a dry powder extinguisher to extinguish the fire, which involved a main fuse and meter.

They also used two ventilation fans to clear smoke from the property.

Crews remained at the scene for four hours until the supply was isolated by Electricity North West to ensure that the property was safe.

Nobody was injured.