A woman was found dead in an e-cigarette shop after police were alerted to a safety call.
Lancashire Police say officers were called to the premises on Longridge Road, Ribbleton, at around 5.10pm on Saturday, March 25.
On arrival a 44-year-old woman was found in the store unconscious.
She was immediately taken to Royal Preston Hospital but police say she died a short time after arriving.
The force says the woman's death is not being treated as suspicious.
A Lancashire Police spokesman said: "We attended a premises on Longridge Road, Ribbleton, at around 5.10pm on Saturday (March 25) following a concern for safety call.
Officers attended and a 44-year-old woman was found at the scene unconscious.
The woman was taken to Royal Preston Hospital but sadly died a short time later.
Her death currently is not being treated as suspicious.