Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service
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Incident Date: 02 February 2017
GMFRS received 74 emergency calls between 8.00am this morning and 5.30pm this evening. From these calls our firefighters attended 36 incidents. (There are often multiple calls for the same incident)
Kitchen fire – Urmston
Just after 11.30am on Thursday, February 2, three fire engines from Stretford, Sale and Eccles attended a kitchen fire in Leagate, Urmston.
The fire originated from a pan of food in the kitchen of the property. On arrival crews used a door ram, four breathing apparatus, two hose reels and a ventilation fan to deal with the fire.
Crews remained at the scene for approximately an hour and a half.
Please be careful when cooking and find out more about kitchen safety advice below.