Police investigate fire which destroys two cars in Chorley

A fire which destroyed two car in a Chorley street is being treated as arson.

Monday, 8th October 2018, 9:02 am
Updated Monday, 8th October 2018, 10:08 am
Fire brigade believe the blaze was started deliberately

The blaze broke out in Blackburn Street on Sunday with flames engulfing one vehicle and then spreading to another.

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A fire brigade spokesman said: "We got a report of a car on fire in a parking space in the street.

"It was near to other cars and then the fire spread to another vehicle nearby. Both were badly damaged.

"We used a hose reel jet to put the fire out. It is believe to have been started deliberately and the police have been informed."