Mystery blaze in Longton garage building is under investigation

A blaze in the detached garage of a house in Longton in the early hours of today is being investigated.

By Brian Ellis
Saturday, 5th September 2020, 9:21 am
Three fire crews were called to the blaze.
Three fire crews were called to the blaze.

Three fire crews from Penwortham, Bamber Bridge and Tarleton were called to the incident in Marsh Lane at around 3.40am.

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Firefighters in breathing apparatus tackled the blaze in the wooden building at the rear of the detached house and were at the scene for around 90 minutes.

A fire brigade spokesman said an investigation into the cause of the blaze was due to take place this morning.