POLICE have released images of a man they want to speak to about the fire on Winter Hill.

The car, a black Peugeot, registration MC16 ZNV, was seen in the area around the time the fire was first seen.

The fire started on Winter Hill on June 28.

Officers have spoken to the driver as part of their investigation, but are now trying to identify the passenger.

Det Con Stuart Lunt, of Chorley CID, said: “This is a complex investigation and we are still working hard to find out how this fire started.

“If you recognise the man in the passenger seat or have any information which could help with our inquiries, please get in touch.”

"Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting log ref 1176 of June 28.

"Alternatively you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or you can do it online at www.lancashire.police.uk/reportonline"