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Car fire at park and ride sends smoke across Ashton-on-Ribble

Posted on - 6th June, 2016 - 9:15pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, News, Riversway
The car on the park and ride site Pic: Lou Taylor

The car on the park and ride site Pic: Lou Taylor

Firefighters were called to reports of a car on fire near Preston Docks.

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The incident on Monday (June 6) saw smoke billowing up across the Ashton-on-Ribble sky.

A gold car was seen with flames coming from its engine around 8pm.

Read more: Park and ride scheme remains despite county council cutbacks

The car before the fire service arrived Pic: Lou Taylor

The car before the fire service arrived Pic: Lou Taylor

It was parked up in the Riversway park and ride car park.

Read more: Car bursts into flames in Deepdale

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent a crew to put out the flames.

Firefighter at work putting out the flames Pic: Phil Martin

Firefighter at work putting out the flames Pic: Phil Martin

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