Fire crews tackle large vehicle fire in Poulton-le-Fylde

Two fire engines were sent to tackle a vehicle fire in Poulton-le-Fylde.

Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 3:30 pm
Updated Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 5:12 pm

Emergency services rushed to a vehicle fire at Windy Harbour at the junction of Garstang New Road and Windy Harbour Road at about 1.50pm today (January 29).

The fire involved a large flat bed truck.

Images from the scene show the front of the vehicle engulfed in flames and a large plume of black smoke filling the air.

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Images from the scene show the front of the vehicle engulfed in flames. (Photo by Stephen Evans)

A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue said: "We were called at about 1.50pm.

"Two fire engines from Blackpool attended the scene.

"The fire involved a flat bed truck.

"Firefighters used one breathing apparatus, one hose reel and 5L of foam to extinguish the fire.

Two fire engines from Blackpool attended the incident.

"By about 2:45pm the fire had been put out and crews left the scene."