Major fire shuts Golden Hill Road in Leyland

Posted on - 11th November, 2023 - 4:57pm | Author - | Posted in - Leyland, Preston News, South Ribble News
Police have closed Golden Hill Lane from its junction with School Lane Pic: Google

A major fire has closed roads in Leyland during Saturday afternoon.


Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service has eight crews in attendance at a fire at a commercial building in Golden Hill Lane in Leyland.


South Ribble Police said Golden Hill Lane was partially re-opening at 5.30pm on Saturday at its junction with School lane with one lane open only.

See footage showing the scale of the fire or view this on YouTube

Tomlinson Road is going to remain closed and the police said this closure will be in place ‘for some time’.

Read more: Farington Waste Recovery Park fire started by rechargeable battery

Fire crews were called shortly after 3pm on Saturday (11 November) to deal with the fire.

Significant smoke is in the area and the fire service says crews are likely to remain in attendance ‘for some hours’.

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