Firefighters tackle 'suspicious' car blaze in Blackpool

Blackpool fire crews have put out a car fire on Lawson Road in Blackpool.

Monday, 23rd September 2019, 1:10 pm
Lancashire Fire and Rescue are investigating the cause of the blaze.
Lancashire Fire and Rescue are investigating the cause of the blaze.

Firefighters found the silver Ford Focus in flames just before 2pm on Saturday, September 21, near Stanley Park, and spent an hour dousing it with a water hose.

A local resident told the Gazette that the car had been clamped for several weeks.

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service are investigating the cause of the fire, alongside the police.

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Lancashire Fire and Rescue are investigating the cause of the blaze.

A spokesperson for Lancashire Police said officers were treating the fire as "suspicious".

No injures were reported in the incident.