Probe after wheelie bins fire in Blackpool

The cause of a blaze in Blackpool involving a number of wheelie bins was being investigated today.

Thursday, 26th December 2019, 1:04 pm
Updated Thursday, 26th December 2019, 1:06 pm
Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Three fire engines from Blackpool and South Shore were called out at around 6am today to a fire involving several wheelie bins on Ashton Road in central Blackpool.

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Firefighters used two breathing apparatus, two jets, two hose reels and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire.

No injuries were reported and the cause is under investigation.