House Fire Upper Aughton Road Southport July 17th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Emergency services at Upper Aughton Road house fire (10:15am) House Fire Upper Aughton Road/Birch Street, Southport Emergency services were called to Upper Aughton Road/Birch Street, Southport, this morning (17 July 2016) following an emergency 999 call. Fire fighters arrived on scene within minutes and quickly put the fire out. Two appliances attended the scene. A local resident said: “Thick black smoke was billowing from the first floor windows.” “Paramedics treated at least two people for smoke inhalation at the scene.” OTSNews.co.uk will have an official statement from Merseyside Fire and Rescue service later today. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!