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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Driver taken to hospital after crash at Inglewhite crossroads

The scene at the Inglewhite crossroads during Saturday evening Pic: LancsRoadPolice Firefighters have cut free a driver from a car aftr a crash at a crossroads in Inglewhite. Preston Police also attended and reported one driver for driving without due care […]

2 years ago
Barn fire closes the A6 at Barton

Jepps Lane where it closes the A6 Pic: Google Firefighters are tackling a fire at a barn just to the north of Preston. Traffic has been halted on the A6 due to the fire which is just off Jepps […]

2 years ago
Arson investigation after bins set alight behind Plungington Road shop

Crews hosing down the bins Pic: Preston Fire Station An arson investigation has been launched after a fire during the early hours of Monday (13 May) morning in Plungington Road. Preston Fire Station sent two crews to the car […]

2 years ago
Avenham arson investigation begins after fire at a flat

Avenham Lane Pic: Google The occupant of a flat in Avenham had a lucky escape when arsonists targeted their flat. Preston Police and Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called to Avenham Lane around […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Major smoke plume from fire at buildings near former Vernon mill in Penwortham

Smoke plume in Penwortham Pic: Claire Hewitson Smoke has been seen billowing across Penwortham during Sunday afternoon. Emergency services are heading for the scene of what is understood to be a major fire at close to the […]

2 years ago
Preston Fire Station burgled while crews are out on duty

Preston Fire Station in Blackpool Road Pic: Google A firefighter had their bank card stolen while on duty. Preston Police arrested a 37-year-old man after the burglary from Preston Fire Station in Deepdale. A man is said to […]

2 years ago
Person pulled to safety after falling down embankment at Broadgate

Broadgate in the Springtime Pic: Middle Ford Miss Firefighters pulled a person to safety after they fell down an embankment close to the River Ribble. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent crews from Penwortham to Broadgate around 4pm […]

2 years ago
Firefighters cut free motorist from M61 crash wreckage

Traffic slowing on the M61 southbound during Sunday afternoon Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras The M61 was shut for four hours near Preston after a two-car crash. Police shut the motorway just south of Junction 9 for Clayton Brook due to the collision. One […]

2 years ago
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