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Incident Date: 10 February 2017
FIREFIGHTERS have this morning (Friday, February 10, 2017) dealt with a house fire in Withington.
A 999 call was made to North West Fire Control at 2.21am to report the fire involving a house in Parsonage Road.
Four fire engines went to the address and firefighters wearing breathing apparatus tackled the blaze using hose reels.
Five people have been taken to hospital following the fire - a man and four children, aged between 10 and 17.
Police and ambulance colleagues also attended the incident.
As of around 5am one fire engine has remained at the incident.
The cause of the fire is due to be investigated later on today jointly with Greater Manchester Police.