Here are some of the incidents Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service attended on Friday (February 18):
- Damaged roof in Blackpool
Two fire engines and an aerial ladder platform attended a building with a damaged roof in Manor Road at around 2.30pm.
Firefighters removed a number of tiles to stop them from falling onto the pavement before handing the incident over to the local authority.
- Flat roof blows off property in Cleveleys
Two fire engines from Fleetwood were called to Rough Lea Road after a flat roof blew off a property before landing in a car park at around 2.40pm
Firefighters made the area safe and dismantled the roof using hand tools.
- Dangerous structure in Leyland
One fire engine from Bamber Bridge attended a commercial property with a detached roof in Church Road at around 2.55pm.
Firefighters used hand tools and a saw to dismantle the roof and remove risk to adjacent property and passersby.
- House damaged by tree in Preston
One fire engine from Preston attended a house that had been damaged by a fallen tree in Manor House Lane at around 3.10pm.
Firefighters ensured the safety of occupants and neighbours before handing the incident over to the local authority.
- Damaged chimney in Preston
Two fire engines and an aerial ladder platform from Hyndburn attended a house with a damaged chimney in Raikes Road at around 3.30pm.
Firefighters removed a large chimney pot to prevent it from falling using the aerial ladder platform and a triple extension ladder.
- Fallen tree in Blackburn
One fire engine from Blackburn were called to Preston Old Road after a tree fell onto a footpath at around 3.50pm.
Firefighters cordoned off the area and made the scene safe before handing the incident over to the local authority.
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