East Lothian news: Emergency services attend late night fire in Prestonpans

The emergency services were called after a fire in an East Lothian town.

The fire service was called to the Woodend area of Prestonpans last night after receiving reports of a fire at 11 pm.

There were no reported casualties and the fire service made the area safe before leaving.

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A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said: “We were alerted at 11.00pm on Sunday, 22 August to reports of a fire in the open at the Woodend area of Prestonpans.

“Operations Control mobilised one fire appliance and two high pressure hose reels to the scene and firefighters extinguished the fire.

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“There were no reported casualties and crews left after ensuring the area was made safe.”

East Lothian news: Emergency services attend late night fire in Prestonpans