Fire crews battle blaze at pub and carvery in Charnock Richard

A popular pub and carvery caught fire in the early hours of this morning (December 18).

Wednesday, 18th December 2019, 7:38 am
Updated Wednesday, 18th December 2019, 12:18 pm

Fire crews from Leyland, Preston, Chorley, Skelmersdale and Greater Manchester were mobilised after a fire broke out at the Bowling Green pub in Preston Road, Charnock Richard at 3.40am.

A total of six engines and the Aerial Ladder Platform from Hyndburn were continuing to fight the fire at 7.30am.

No injuries have been reported.

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A spokesman said: "Four firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used two hose reels and a triple extension ladder to bring the fire under control alongside the Aerial Ladder Platform.

"There were no casualties reported."

The Bowling Green pub in Preston Road, Charnock Richard, near Chorley, caught fire at 3.40am this morning (December 18). Pic: Google

"An investigation into the fire will be carried out as soon as possible."

The Bowling Green pub in Preston Road, Charnock Richard, caught fire at around 3.40am this morning (December 18)