Blaze tackled at Fleetwood fish and chip shop

Damage was caused at a Fleetwood fish and chip shop when a blaze broke out this morning.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 14th March 2016, 12:43 pm
Updated Monday, 14th March 2016, 12:46 pm
Chip shop fire at The Eating Plaice on the corner of Lord Street and Mount Street in Fleetwood
Chip shop fire at The Eating Plaice on the corner of Lord Street and Mount Street in Fleetwood

Two fire appliances were called to the Eating Plaice on Lord Street at 10.20am.

The fire was tackled by two teams using breathing apparatus, a dry powder extinguisher and a ventilation unit, and the fire was extinguished by 11.30am.

The blaze, which began at the downstairs chip range, destroyed the range and caused smoke damage to the downstairs room.

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Chip shop fire at The Eating Plaice on the corner of Lord Street and Mount Street in Fleetwood

Although a member of staff was on the premises at the time, no one was hurt.

Chip shop fire at The Eating Plaice on the corner of Lord Street and Mount Street in Fleetwood