Fire crews called to Lancaster squat blaze

Fire crews were called to a blaze at a building in Lancaster where squatters lived.

Monday, 3rd April 2017, 10:31 am
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:17 pm

Crews were called to Aldcliffe Lodge on Aldcliffe Road in Lancaster at 8.22pm on March 31 after a 999 caller spoke of seeing fire within the building.

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The caller also said squatters were known to inhabit the premises.

Two fire engines and crews from Lancaster went to the scene and put the fire out.

A man was taken to hospital for a precautionary check.