Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service
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Incident Date: 31 May 2017
We responded to 45 incidents today between 08:30 and 17:30. Read about some of our jobs here:
Bungalow fire - Audenshaw
At 12:28 on May 31 three fire engines from Stalybridge, Hyde & Hollins were mobilised to a report of a building fire at a domestic properly on Wellington Street, Audenshaw. On arrival, crews found a fire in the roof space of a semi-detached bungalow involving the electrical cables of the solar panels. Crews used two breathing apparatus, two hose reels, short extension ladder and a dry powder fire extinguisher to extinguish the fire. Crews completed a safe and well visit and were on scene for one hour and 45 minutes.
Road traffic collision - Farnworth
At 13:50 on May 31 two fire engines from Farnworth & the Technical Response Unit and Major Rescue Unit from Ashton were mobilised to a report of a road traffic collision with persons trapped on Campbell Street, Farnworth. On arrival, crews found a road traffic collision involving four vehicles with one person trapped. Firefighters used cutting gear and stability gear to release a casualty who was conveyed to hospital by ambulance colleagues. Crews were on scene for approximately one hour.