Emergency crews rush to scene of bedroom fire overnight in Preston

Posted on - 3rd January, 2024 - 6:50pm | Author - | Posted in - Deepdale, Preston City Centre, Preston News
Leicester Road in Preston
Leicester Road in Preston

The bedroom of a house in Preston went up in flames with crews from Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service called to the scene.


Crews were called to Leicester Road at around 1.16am this morning (January 3) with two appliances ultimately helping to extinguish the fire.

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Crews were at the scene for around 90 minutes.

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A spokesperson for Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service said: “Two fire engines from Preston attended a fire that involved a bedroom on the first floor of a terraced property on Leicester Road, Preston.


“Firefighters used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel, and one tactical ventilation unit to extinguish the fire. Firefighters were in attendance for approximately one hour and thirty minutes.”

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