Piglets killed in farm fire

Piglets at another farm
Piglets at another farm

Dozens of pigs were killed following a barn fire in Bretherton, Leyland.

Fire crews were called to a farm on Doles Lane at 9.35pm on Sunday, after a blaze broke out.

About 20 pigs were saved but a number of sows and a large number of piglets were killed.

The fire is under investigation.