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Overnight Incidents - Tuesday, March 7, 5.30pm to Wednesday March 8, 8.30am

Borough: All

Incident Date: 18 December 2017

Cooking fire – Bolton

AT 5.22pm on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, firefighters from Hindley and Atherton attended an incident at a ground floor flat in Mealhouse Court, Atherton which involved a tray that had been left in an oven.

Crews used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel to tackle the fire and two positive pressure fans to clear smoke from the property.

We were at the scene for around forty minutes and wish to remind the public not to become distracted whilst cooking. For more kitchen safety advice visit: http://www.manchesterfire.gov.uk/fire_safety_advice/fire_safety_advice/safety_in_kitchen/

 

Bin fire – Manchester

FIREFIGHTERS from Gorton attended a fire in a bin compound in Watkin Close, Manchester at 7.33pm on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.

Crews dealt with the fire using one hose reel and re-secured the compound. It is believed the cause of the fire was deliberate  

Last update: 08/03/2017 08:43:30
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