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Overnight incidents - 5.30pm on Monday, October 9 - 8.30am on Tuesday, October 10

Borough: All

Incident Date: 10 October 2017

Between 5.30pm on Monday, October 9 and 8.30am on Tuesday, October 10, we received 127 and attended 54 incidents. 

 

Kitchen fire – Hindley

AT 19.37pm on Monday, October 9, three fire engines from Wigan, Hindley and Atherton were called to a kitchen fire in Cornwall Drive, Hindley. 

On arrival crews found a grill pan that had been left unattended and subsequently caught fire. Crews used one hose reel to put the fire out and a ventilation fan to clear the remaining smoke.

Firefighters were at the incident for 30 minutes.

The cause of the fire was accidental.

 

Building fire – Little Hulton

AT 23.36pm on Monday, October 9, three fire engines from Farnworth and Bolton Central were called to a building fire in Cleggs Lane, Little Hulton.

On arrival crews found four separate fires around the site which required them to use six breathing apparatus, two hose reels and a ventilation fan to extinguish.

Firefighters remained at the incident for one hour.

The cause of the fire was thought to have been deliberate.

Last update: 10/10/2017 08:59:44
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