Fire crews attend shed blaze

Firefighters were called to a property in Higher Walton after reports that a shed was on fire yesterday evening (3 January 2017).

Wednesday, 4th January 2017, 5:59 am
Updated Wednesday, 11th January 2017, 3:50 am
Crews attended the shed fire yesterday evening

Two crews from Preston and Bamber Bridge attended the incident on Hoghton Lane at around 7.45pm.

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The shed, which was six feet by four feet, was well alight when firefighters arrived at the scene.

It was quickly extinguished using a hose reel.

A fire investigation is now under way however the fire is thought to be of suspicious origin, say the fire services.