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Worker suffers smoke inhalation following Altham fire

A fire broke out at an Altham commerical premises due to a forklift truck battery.

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The battery of a forklift truck caused a blaze in an Altham commerical premises.

One worker suffered smoke inhalation following the fire on Shortenbrook Way shortly after 11pm on Monday, December 10.

Hyndburn Fire Station said the 80 volt battery was destroyed in the blaze.


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