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Charred remains of car after arson attack in Fishwick

Posted on - 7th April, 2018 - 8:08pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Fishwick
Damage to car after arson on Elijah Street, Fishwick

A Preston woman has spoken of her shock after discovering her partners car set alight in Elijah Street, Fishwick.

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Chelsi McGuire, 18, told Blog Preston of how the arson left her feeling “petrified, scared, and upset” following the incident at 2am on Saturday (7 April).

She added in a Facebook post that the fire was ‘absolutely massive and there was smoke everywhere’.

She said: “What they did was horrible. The pictures don’t show the damage it’s done to us emotionally and mentally.

“Every time there’s a noise outside, I jump. The postman posted our mail this morning and I nearly had a panic attack.

“Every time I close my eyes, I see it all again.”

Blog Preston has contacted Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service for further information about the incident.

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