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Fire on grass verge near Preston Docks closes road

Posted on - 25th June, 2018 - 6:36pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston News, Riversway
Fire crews in action in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Richard McCann
Fire crews in action in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Richard McCann

Traffic was stopped on a major road near Preston Docks during Monday (25 June) lunchtime.

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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called to a fire in Ashton-on-Ribble.

Crews put out a fire on a grass verge near McDonalds in Pedders Way/Watery Lane.

The incident around 1pm saw the road closed briefly while crews put out the smouldering.

Another scene of the fire near McDonalds at the Docks Pic: Walaa Hassan
Another scene of the fire near McDonalds at the Docks Pic: Walaa Hassan

It’s not known what caused the fire.

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