Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service
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Incident Date: 08 December 2016
Wednesday, December 7
Flat Fire - Manchester
At 6.25pm three fire engines from Blackley and Philips Park attended a flat fire on Old School Drive, Manchester. Firefighters used four BA and two hose reels to extinguish the fire.
Firefighters were in attendance for twenty minutes.
Road Traffic Collision - Tyldesley
At 9.54pm two fire engines from Atherton and Leigh, the Major Response Unit and Technical Response Unit attended a road traffic collision involving a car and a van on Manchester Road, Tyldesley. Firefighters used cutting equipment, lighting and a long board to release one trapped casualty. The casualty was taken to hospital by ambulance.
Firefighters were in attendance for approximately one hour.
Sheds Fire - Middleton
At 10.28pm two fire engines from Heywood attended a fire involving two sheds on Nowell Road, Middleton. Firefighters used a hose reel, lighting and thermal imaging to extinguish the fire.
Firefighters were in attendance for thirty minutes.