Fire service at scene in Manchester Road

Posted on - 12th December, 2017 - 12:59pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston City Centre
Two fire engines in attendance at scene in Manchester Road. Credit: Tony Worrall

Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service are currently in attendance at a scene in the city centre.


Two fire engines are reportedly using hose reel jets at a scene in Manchester Road close to Church Street.

The incident was reported to Blog Preston at around 12.45pm.

A statement from Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service said: “There was just a rubbish fire in a yard.

“Firefighters were at the scene for about 15 minutes.”

More: Preston city centre road closed off after building fire

It is the third time recently that fire crews have been called to Manchester Road.

Crews were called to a derelict building fire on November 30.

They were called to a similar incident on November 25.

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