Crews tackle outdoor fire at Goosnargh

Firefighters were called to an outdoor blaze in the countryside near Preston on Friday evening,

By Tony Durkin
Saturday, 3rd April 2021, 12:06 pm
Updated Saturday, 3rd April 2021, 12:10 pm

Four engines from Fulwood, Longridge and Preston were called to the incident in Nook Lane, Goosnargh shortly after 7pm.

A fire service spokesman said the fire involved barrels of engine oil which had spread to a small single storey shelter.

Crews extinguished it using two hose reels and were at the scene around an hour and 10 minutes.

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Four crews from three stations were called to the incident

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