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Incident Date: 28 September 2016
GMFRS received around 70 emergency calls from 8am to 5pm on Wednesday, September 28, 2016.
Below are details of some of the incidents we attended:
Candle starts fire in Swinton house
A fire broke out shortly after 10am this morning at a house in Henniker Street.
You can read a press release about this incident here: http://manchesterfire.gov.uk/updates/incidents/28916_swinton_candle_fire/
Manchester cooking fire
At 1.50m on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, firefighters were called to a house fire in Rothley Avenue, Manchester.
Two fire engines from Wythenshawe went to the address and firefighters used dry powder and a positive pressure fan to deal with the fire in the kitchen of a house.
The fire started accidentally by cooking.