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Incidents, October 27, 2016

Borough: All

Incident Date: 27 October 2016

The following is a round up of our notable incidents from 08.30 to 17.30 on October 27, 2016.

Garage fire in Prestwich

On October 27 at 15:58 three fire engines from Whitefield, Salford and Broughton attended a domestic building fire on Lynmouth Court, Prestwich. On arrival firefighters found the fire to be involving a garage.  Crews used one hose reel, two breathing apparatus and one thermal imaging camera to extinguish the blaze, and were in attendance for fifty five minutes.

Porta cabin fire in Wigan

On October 27 at 16:42 three fire engines from Wigan and Hindley attended a commercial building fire on Kenyon Road, Wigan. On arrival crews found the fire to be involving porta cabins to the rear of the building.  Firefighters used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel to extinguish the fire but are still in attendance.

Last update: 27/10/2016 17:16:26
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