Commercial Building Fire in Charnock Richard

Date: 18/12/2019

Time: 03:39:00

Address: Preston Road, Charnock Richard

Incident Number: 1912005659

Six fire engines from Leyland, Preston, Chorley, Skelmersdale and colleagues from Greater Manchester, alongside the Aerial Ladder Platform from Hyndburn attended reports of a fire involving a commercial premise on Preston Road, Charnock Richard. The fire involved a public house approximately 30m by 15m. The fire was located on the ground floor of a single storey building. Four firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used two hose reels and a triple extension ladder to bring the fire under control alongside the Aerial Ladder Platform. There were no casualties reported. Firefighters are still in attendance using a thermal imaging camera to monitor the scene and check for any signs of fire spread. An investigation into the fire will be carried out as soon as possible