A house fire broke out earlier today, requiring two crews to tackle the blaze.

The fire occurred at a house on Lime Avenue in Oswaldtwistle, with firefighters from Hyndburn Station arriving on the scene at around 3.20pm on Thursday April 29.

They found the fire in the kitchen and were able to bring it under control using two breathing apparatus and one hose reel.

No injuries have been reported, with crews remaining in attendance for around twenty five minutes.