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Incident Date: 23 April 2017
Rubbish on fire – Hindley
AT 7.13pm on Monday, March 20, three fire engines from Hindley and Wigan attended a fire in the cellar of a mid-terrace derelict property in Market Street, Hindley.
On arrival, crews discovered a quantity of rubbish on fire. Crews used four breathing apparatus and two hose reels to tackle the fire and were detained at the scene for around 90 minutes.
The fire is believed to have been started deliberately.