Police investigation underway after camper van 'totally destroyed' by late night fire

An investigation is underway after firefighters were called out to Morecambe to tackle a camper van fire.

Wednesday, 30th January 2019, 8:58 am
Updated Wednesday, 30th January 2019, 9:59 am
Fire drama in Morecambe

Firefighters from Morecambe were called to the incident in Road East at around 10.24pm yesterday.

When they arrived they found the fire involved a camper van which was well alight.

A spokesman from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said: "[Firefighters] extinguished the fire using two hose reels, a ventilation unit and some small tools.

Fire drama in Morecambe

"The camper van was completely destroyed by the fire and another vehicle and mini-bus were also affected by the fire."

Crews were in attendance approximately one hour and twenty minutes and an investigation into the cause of the fire is now underway alongside colleagues from Lancashire Police.