Fire in the Open in Preston

Date: 24/08/2021

Time: 06:40:00

Address: Church Street, Preston

Incident Number: 2108008510

At 06:40 on 24th August, four fire engines from Preston, Penwortham, and Bamber Bridge, attended a fire in the open on Church Street, Preston. The incident involved a quantity of waste and had spread to an four-storey adjacent building approximately 40x60m in size. Firefighters used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel, breaking-in tools, a partner saw, and Milwaukee tools to extinguish the fire and check for fire spread. No injuries were reported. Crews remained in attendance for around two and a half hours.