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Weekend incidents – Sunday, November 12, 2017

Borough: All

Incident Date: 12 November 2017

Firefighters in Greater Manchester dealt with 250 incidents over the weekend. Read about some of them below.

Kitchen fire - Hyde

AT 11:04am on Sunday, November 12, three crews from Hyde, Stalybridge and Gorton attended a kitchen fire in Haughton Street, Hyde.

The fire involved a pan of food on a gas cooker. Firefighters wearing two breathing apparatus used one hose reel and one positive pressure ventilation fan to extinguish the flames.

The cause of the fire was accidental. Crews were in attendance for forty minutes.

Kitchen fire – Dukinfield

AT 12:30pm on Sunday, November 12, three crews from Stalybridge and Ashton-Under-Lyne attended a kitchen fire at a semi-detached property in Birch View, Dukinfield.

Firefighters wearing two breathing apparatus used one hose reel to extinguish the flames.

The cause of the fire was accidental. Crews were in attendance for forty minutes.

Most house fires start in the kitchen so please help us to keep you and your family safe by making sure that your cooking is NOT left unattended. For more advice on staying safe in the kitchen, click here.

 

Last update: 13/11/2017 09:25:43
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