Cause of fire at commercial building in Leyland under investigation

An investigation has been launched after a section of roof caught fire at a commercial property in Leyland.

Tuesday, 7th September 2021, 7:14 pm

Four firefighters from Penwortham, Bamber Bridge, Preston and Chorley rushed to the scene in Bannister Drive at around 8.40am on September 7.

The flames had engulfed a section of roof approximately one square metre in size, the fire service said.

Crews used one hose reel, a triple extension ladder and reciprocal saw to tackle the fire.

Four firefighters from Penwortham, Bamber Bridge, Preston and Chorley rushed to the scene in Bannister Drive.

An investigation into the cause of the fire has been launched.

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