Electrical socket fire on Blackpool Road

Posted on - 10th February, 2014 - 9:07pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston News

A crew from Preston Fire Station were called out to deal with a fire on Blackpool Road.


The owners of a property reported the smell of burning from an electrical socket on the ground floor.

Fire fighters from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service found a coil adapter had been severely damaged by fire.

Light smoke damage was caused to the living room and a bedroom.

A thermal imaging camera was used during the incident at 7.55pm on Monday.

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