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Incident Date: 19 June 2017
Kitchen fire – Horwich
AT 9.52am on June 19, 2017, three fire engines from Horwich, Bolton North and Wigan attended a fire at a mid-terraced property in Chapel Street, Horwich involving a toaster, microwave and oven in the kitchen of the house.
The fire was extinguished using one hose reel and two breathing apparatus before clearing smoke from the house with a positive pressure fan.
Crews remained at the scene for around fifty minutes.
RTC – Stalybridge
AT 12.55pm on June 19, 2017, two fire engines from Mossley and Ashton were joined by one Technical Response Unit and one Major Rescue Unit – also from Ashton – to reports of a road traffic collision in the junction of High Street and Quarry Street, Stalybridge.
The incident involved two cars and firefighters rescued one woman using a hearth kit.
The casualty was conveyed to hospital by NWAS and crews remained at the scene for around 45 minutes.