Man in hospital after fire at Ashton house

Posted on - 7th June, 2014 - 9:39pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Crime, News, Tulketh

A man has been taken to hospital following a suspected arson attack in Preston.


Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service dispatched a crew to a house on Howarth Road, Tulketh, Ashton on Ribble, just after 6pm on Saturday.

A damage report showed extensive fire damage to the property.

One man has suffered serious burns following the fire.

Lancashire Police said they believe the fire was started deliberately.

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