Roof of four-storey building catches fire in Lancaster

A fire broke out on the roof of a commercial building in Lancaster.

Monday, 18th October 2021, 7:21 pm
Updated Monday, 18th October 2021, 7:24 pm

Four fire engines from Lancaster, Morecambe and Bolton-le-Sands were called to the scene in South East Drive at around 12.45pm today (October 18).

An aerial ladder platform and a support pump from Preston was also requested.

Firefighters used a hose reel jet and a Milwaukee reciprocating saw to extinguish the flames.

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Crews were at the scene for one hour and 20 minutes.

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Four fire engines from Lancaster, Morecambe and Bolton-le-Sands were called to an incident in South East Drive.