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Incidents October 6, 2016

Borough: All

Incident Date: 06 October 2016

Fire at apartment Block – Salford

At 13:22 hours on October 6 two fire engines from Salford, one from Manchester Central and one from Altrincham responded to a fire at Sillavan Way, Salford.  The fire, involving a bin store on the ground floor of a nine storey apartment block, was tackled by firefighters using two breathing apparatus and a hose reel.  Crews were at the scene for around eighty minutes.

Building fire – Manchester

At 14:05 hours on October 6 one fire engine from Altrincham, two from Manchester Central and one from Gorton attended a building fire on Harkness Street, Manchester.  On arrival crews found the external façade of the building on fire and extinguished it using one hose reel, a nineteen metre ladder and a thermal imaging camera.  We were at the scene for around ninety minutes.

Last update: 06/10/2016 17:39:21
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