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Incident Date: 02 January 2018
BETWEEN 5.30pm on Friday, December 29, and 8am on Tuesday, January 2, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service was called to 248 incidents.
Read about a car fire below:
Car fire – Ashton
AT 4.48am on Tuesday, January 2, three fire engines from Hollins, Ashton and Stalybridge were called to a fire at a house on Limehurst Avenue, Ashton.
On arrival crews found a car on fire, which was affecting the facia of the house, and used one breathing apparatus and a hose reel to extinguish it.
The cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate.
Firefighters were on the scene for approximately 50 minutes.