Commercial Building Fire in Longton

Date: 15/02/2020

Time: 10:23:00

Address: Liverpool Road, Longton

Incident Number: 2002005118

Fire crews from Penwortham, Preston and Leyland were called to reports of smoke at a commercial premise on Liverpool Road, Longton. On arrival, the building was evacuated and firefighters investigated using a thermal imaging camera.  The incident involved smoke from a capacitor within a power supply system. The incident was then handed over to an on site electrician. Crews were in attendance approximately forty minutes.