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Caravan gutted by fire

Borough: Manchester

Incident Date: 13 August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have been fighting a blaze involving a caravan in Oak Bank, Manchester.

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service was called shortly after 2pm (August 13) and two crew along with a Hydraulic Platform attended the scene.

On arrival they discovered a caravan was fully ablaze and the fire had spread to the exterior of a nearby house.

Station Manager Ben Levy, who attended the scene, said: "The fire was spotted by a passer-by who raised the alarm.

"Crew were at the scene quickly and worked hard to contain it. They stopped it from spreading any further."

The caravan was gutted as a result of the fire and there was some damage caused to the exterior of the property but the fire was confined to outside.

Last update: 23/03/2016 08:19:35
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