Fire crews tackle early morning Brierfield car blaze

An investigation is under way after firefighters were called to extinguish a car fire in Richard Street.
The incident happened in BrierfieldThe incident happened in Brierfield
The incident happened in Brierfield

The fire, which broke out just before 2am, involved the engine compartment of a vehicle which was on the roadway.

A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue said: "Crews quickly extinguished the fire using one breathing apparatus and one hose reel. An investigation into the cause of the fire is now under way."