Menu

Frenchwood road closed due to major house fire

Posted on - 14th April, 2017 - 10:35pm | Author - | Posted in - Avenham, News
Boulevard is currently taped off and closed to traffic
Boulevard is currently taped off and closed to traffic

Emergency services are at the scene of a major fire at a house in Preston.

Advertisement

A home in the Boulevard, Frenchwood, had ‘flames coming from every window’ according to nearby residents.

Update: Fire crews investigating cause of blaze as woman taken to hospital

The property – close to the former newsagents – is cordoned off.

It is not known at this stage if anyone was hurt in the fire, which was attended by seven crews from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service, three ambulances and three police cars.

The incident is understood to have begun around 8.45pm on Good Friday (14 April) and crews remained on the scene at 10.30pm.

Share
Preston in pictures Preston from PenworthamEvening sun on Penwortham bridgeAvenham PrestonSt George's Shopping Centre Preston September 1974- heading from Friargate entranceScenic canal at PrestonFootbridge at Preston DocksVintage train at Preston DocksBlackpool bound View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.