House fire in Lea being investigated

Posted on - 31st December, 2017 - 4:27pm | Author - | Posted in - Lea, Preston News
Thorntrees Avenue Pic: Google
Thorntrees Avenue Pic: Google

The cause of a fire in Lea is being investigated by firefighters.


Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent two crews to Thorntrees Avenue shortly before 11pm on Saturday (30 December).

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They found a fire in the hallway of the house.

Firefighters put out the blaze and a man was brought to safety.

He suffered effects of breathing smoke.


Read more: Two boys hurt after Boxing Day collision in Lea

A spokesman confirmed the cause of the fire was yet to be established.

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