Woman hospitalised after Leyland house fire

A woman has been taken to hospital after her Leyland home caught fire.

Friday, 21st December 2018, 10:58 am
Updated Friday, 21st December 2018, 12:08 pm
Newsome Street, Leyland.

Three fire engines from Chorley, Leyland and Bamber Bridge were called to the blaze at a home in Newsome Street at 7pm on Thursday December 20.

The woman was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to hospital by ambulance.

Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a ventilation unit to extinguish the fire.

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Newsome Street, Leyland.

The cause of the fire has not been established but is under investigation.