Flat fire in Preston

Firefighters were called to tackle a blaze in a flat in Preston.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 31st July 2016, 12:10 pm
Updated Sunday, 31st July 2016, 2:24 pm

Crews were called to Leighton Street where a mall fire had broken out in a third floor flat at around 5.40pm yesterday.

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A service spokesman said the fire had burnt out by the time they arrived, but crews used a fan unit to extract smoke from the kitchen.

He said: “There were no casualties.”