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Incidents - October 20, 2016

Borough: All

Incident Date: 20 October 2016

Here's a round up of our notable incidents from today between 8.30am and 5.30pm


Cooking Fire – Langdale Avenue, Manchester

At 9.42am crews from Withington, Whitehill and Gorton attended a fire involving a grill pan on the cooker of a mid-terraced property.  The grill pan had been left unattended and fire started due to a grease build-up.  Crews used a pressure fan to clear the smoke logged property.

Crews were at the scene for approximately 20 minutes.


RTC – Manchester

At 3.01pm crews from Broughton, Philips Park and Ashton attended a road traffic collision on Victoria Avenue, Manchester involving two motorbikes and one car. One casualty was released from underneath a motorbike.  Two casualties were taken to hospital by ambulance.  Police were in attendance.

Crews were at the scene for approximately 30 minutes.


Cooking Fire – Newville Drive, Manchester

At 3.09pm crews from Withington, Wythenshawe and Whitehill attended a fire involving a pan of food on a cooker of an end terraced property.  Crews used breathing apparatus and a dry powder extinguisher.

Crews were at the scene for approximately 20 minutes.

Last update: 20/10/2016 17:41:27
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