Flames pour out of house as fire breaks out

An investigation has been launched after a house was badly damaged by a fire.

Sunday, 13th March 2016, 10:14 am
Updated Sunday, 13th March 2016, 10:26 am
Coleridge Road, Blackpool. Pic: Google Street View

Flames were coming out of the front of the unoccupied property on Coleridge Road, Blackpool, as firefighters arrived at 9.45pm yesterday.

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Three fire engines attended - two from Blackpool and one from Bispham - and crews used breathing apparatus as they tackled the blaze.

There was extensive damage to the house and smoke damage to two neighbouring properties.

Police and the fire service are treating the incident as suspicious and an investigation is taking place.