Popular salon flooded in Longridge

Fire crews were called to a popular tanning salon in Longridge after it suffered a flood yesterday morning (10 January).

Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 10:11 am
Updated Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 11:16 am
Crews from Longridge pumped water from the property on Berry Lane

The owner contacted fire services after she noticed an alarming half-a-metre of floodwater rising in the cellar of her business 'Tan n Go'.

Crews from Longridge pumped the water from the property on Berry Lane which is thought to have come from an underground pipe, say fire services.

Business owner Lisa Spencer said: "I've been here for four years and it I've never had a leak like this before. We don't know exactly where it came from but we're guessing it was some kind of problem with an underground pipe.

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"I've had to call an electrician to check my lights.

"The fire service were brilliant, they really looked after me."

The business is open as usual today.