Firefighters battled Skelmersdale house fire for 10 hours

Four fire engines from Skelmersdale and Wigan, as well as the aerial ladder platform from Preston, were called to a fire on Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, in the early hours of the morning.

Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 2:42 pm
House fire in Skelmersdale took 10 hours to extinguish

Firefighters attended the fire in the semi-detached house at around 1.30am. They used four breathing apparatus and two hose reels to extinguish the fire.

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Crews remained at the scene until 11.30am. No injuries were reported and the cause is under investigation.