This is why firefighters are at Leyland Police Station tonight

Firefighters are currently attending an incident at Leyland Police Station.

Thursday, 8th October 2020, 7:41 am

Pictures from the scene show a number of appliances outside the police station on Lancastergate.

Speculation on social media claimed that the station was on fire.

However Lancashire Constabulary's Force Incident Manager has confirmed tonight to The Post that firefighters have arrived after an alarm in the building had sounded.

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The scene at Leyland Police Station

It is not believed that there is a fire, and that maintenance teams are on their way to deal with the issue.