A grenade from World War II has been found in Walton-le-Dale.Advertisement
Two members of the public found the grenade with a metal detector by the River Ribble at the bottom of London Road.
Police were called at around 5pm today (Monday 24 January).
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People were asked to avoid the area as Royal Logistic Corps Bomb Disposal attended the scene and confirmed the grenade was inert.
A spokesperson for Preston Police said: “We are grateful for the fast response from bomb disposal.”
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