Changing rooms fire being treated as suspicious

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Police are investigating how a fire started in Chorley after it was described as "suspicious".

The fire took place at the derelict changing rooms at the old bowling green on Crosse Hall Lane which was well alight when firefighters arrived at the scene.

Crews used a hose reel and wore breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire and dampen the scene down.

There was severe fire damage to the building and the cause of the fire is now under investigation with the police.