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Incident Date: 14 June 2017
BETWEEN 5.30pm on Wednesday, June 14 and 8.30am on Thursday, June 15 Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue service were called to 60 incidents. Read about two of the incidents below.
House fire – Hindley
AT 5:49pm on Wednesday, June 14, three crews from Hindley and Wigan attended a fire at mid terraced property in Didsbury Grove, Hindley.
Firefighters wearing four breathing apparatus extinguished the flames in a ground floor hallway using two hose reels and a positive pressure ventilation fan.
Safe and well checks were carried out on neighbouring properties. Crews were on the scene for approximately one hour and thirty minutes.
Wheelie bin fire – Manchester
AT 4:33am on Thursday, June 15 three crews from Blackley and Broughton attended a fire at property in Birch Road, Manchester.
Firefighters extinguished the flames involving a quantity of rubbish and wheelie bin at the side of the property using one hose reel.
Crews were on the scene for approximately fifteen minutes.