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Weekend incidents - Sunday, June 25

Borough: All

Incident Date: 25 June 2017

BETWEEN 5.30pm on Friday, June 23, and 8.30am on Monday, June 26, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service were called to 267 incidents.

Read about five of them below:

 

Building fire – Rochdale

AT 1.29am on Sunday, June 25, three crews from Rochdale and Heywood were called to a fire on Freehold Street, Rochdale.

On arrival crews found a fire in the basement of a detached property and used four breathing apparatus, two hose reels, lighting, a specialist fan and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish it.

The cause of the fire was accidental.

Firefighters were on the scene for approximately two hours.

 

Man stuck on railings – Bolton

AT 4.58am on Sunday, June 25, one crew from Bolton Central was called to a man impaled on railings on Great Moor Street, Bolton.

The crew cut the casualty from the railings before ambulance crews took him to hospital.

Firefighters were on the scene for approximately 45 minutes.

 

Kitchen fire – Middleton

THREE crews from Chadderton and Blackley were called to a fire at a house on Andrew Street, Middleton, at 9.20am on Sunday, June 25.

On arrival crews found a fire in the kitchen and used one hose reel to extinguish it.

Crews would like to remind people to take care while cooking: http://manchesterfire.gov.uk/fire_safety_advice/fire_safety_advice/safety_in_kitchen/

Firefighters were on the scene for two and a half hours.

 

Road traffic collision – Manchester

AT 2.23pm on Sunday, June 25, two crews from Moss Side and Manchester Central and the technical response unit and major rescue unit from Ashton were called to a road traffic collision on Upper Brook Street, Manchester.

On arrival crews found three cars involved in the collision with two casualties trapped and used stabilisation and other specialist equipment to rescue them, before ambulance crews took them to hospital.

Firefighters were on the scene for 50 minutes.

 

Road traffic collision – Oldham

AT 4.08pm on Sunday, June 25, two crews from Oldham and Chadderton and the technical response unit and major rescue unit from Ashton were called to a road traffic collision on Chadderton Way, Oldham.

On arrival crews found two cars involved in the collision and rescued two casualties using specialist stabilisation and cutting equipment before ambulance crews took them to hospital.

Firefighters were on the scene for approximately one hour.

Last update: 26/06/2017 09:19:03
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