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Incidents – Thursday, June 29 (8am to 5.30pm)

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Incident Date: 29 June 2017

Between 8am and 5.30pm on Thursday, June 29, approximately 60 calls were made to North West Fire Control relating to incidents in the Greater Manchester area, with around 40 requiring emergency response.

Below are details of one of the incidents attended by our firefighters today.

Bungalow fire, Middleton

Three fire engines were today (June 29) called to a bungalow in Hollin Lane, Middleton at 4.12pm.

Firefighters from Heywood and Blackley tackled the fire in the living room using a hose reel while wearing breathing apparatus.

Crew also rescued a woman (age unknown) from the property, who was given oxygen therapy.

Colleagues from the police and ambulance service also attended.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this stage, and as of 5.15pm firefighters remained at the incident.

Incidents – Thursday, June 29

Last update: 29/06/2017 17:15:05
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