Firefighters to return to scene of blaze

'‹Firefighters were today returning to the scene of a '‹major '‹blaze in Heysham, near Morecambe'‹.

Thursday, 16th February 2017, 6:15 am
Updated Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 9:08 am

​Officers were called to a building under construction in Imperial Road​ at around 5pm last night.

Six fire engines attended a fire involving large batteries.

​Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used two hosereels, five dry powder extinguishers, one jet and a ventilation unit.

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The ​s​ervice worked with the staff on site, site experts and other partners to make sure the fire was contained and the damage to the batteries didn​‘​t cause any environmental damage.

​Officers were return​ing this morning to inspect the site. ​​

​​No injuries were reported.