Investigation after suspicious fire in Preston

An investigation has been launched after a crews attended a suspicious fire in Preston, say fire services.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 17th August 2017, 3:20 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:57 pm
One engine from Preston attended the scene and used a hose reel to extinguish the fire.
One engine from Preston attended the scene and used a hose reel to extinguish the fire.

Firefighters were alerted to a car fire on George Street in Preston just before 1am on August 17.

One engine from Preston attended the scene and used a hose reel to extinguish the fire.

A spokesman for the fire service said: "One fire engine from Preston was called to a fire involving a car on the road.

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"Firefighters used one hose reel and one breathing apparatus set to extinguish the fire which is believed to have been started deliberately."

No one was injured in the incident.