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Incident Date: 12 October 2017
We attended 29 incidents today between 08:30 and 17:30 on October 12, 2017:
Car crash - Bolton
At 12:26 on October 12 two fire engines from Bolton Central and Farnworth, along with the Technical Response Unit and Major Response Unit from Leigh attended a road traffic collision with a person trapped on Queen Street, Farnworth, Bolton. One casualty was extricated from a vehicle before being handed into the care of awaiting ambulance personnel. Crews were engaged at scene for approximately twenty five minutes.
House fire - Manchester
At 13:58 on October 12 three fire engines from Blackley and Chadderton attended a fire at a domestic property at Pleasant View, Manchester. The fire involved a towel left on a cooker and firefighters used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a positive pressure ventilation fan to extinguish the fire. The fire service were engaged at this incident for one hour.