Investigation underway after Preston house fire

Firefighters spent an hour putting out a house fire in Preston in the early hours of this morning.

Friday, 3rd June 2016, 11:16 am
Updated Friday, 3rd June 2016, 12:18 pm
Firefighters in action

A fire had broken out on the first floor of the Penwortham property on Buckingham Avenue at around 2.30am.

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Two fire engines from Bamber Bridge and Penwortham went to the detached house and crews used two breathing apparatus sets, one hose reel and a ventilation unit to extinguish the fire.

Lancashire Fire Service said there were no reported injuries and an investigation is underway.