Firefighters tackle car fire at petrol station in New Hall Lane

Posted on - 27th May, 2017 - 5:56pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston Locations, Preston News
Dramatic scenes at the Shell on New Hall Lane. Photo credit: Carol Lowe

Fire crews were called to a car fire at a petrol station this afternoon (May 27).


Two appliances from Preston and one from Penwortham attended the scene at the Shell garage in New Hall Lane near Brockholes Brow.

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The cause of the fire has been confirmed as an electrical fault.

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The fire crews from Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service managed to stop the fire from spreading into the shop or elsewhere in the petrol station.


There were no casualties as a result of the incident.

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