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Firefighters tackle involving flats on Wigan

Borough: Wigan

Incident Date: 29 June 2017

AROUND 25 firefighters and officers were called after a fire broke out in a block of flats in Wigan this morning (Thursday, June 29).

Emergency calls were made to North West Fire Control at 7.47am, when four fire engines and an aerial appliance were mobilised to Logwood Place in Wigan.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus tackled the fire using hose reels and searched the two-storey building, where the fire was located in a second-floor flat.

Three adults were led to safety by crew, with colleagues from North West Ambulance Service checking them over.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.

Last update: 29/06/2017 16:50:50
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