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Incident Date: 01 March 2017
BETWEEN the hours of 4.30pm on Tuesday, February 28, and 8am on Wednesday,March 1 Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service received 99 calls and attended 44 incidents.
Here are details of some of the incidents firefighters attended:
Vehicle Fire - Altrincham
At 5.29pm one fire engine from Wilmslow, two fire engines from Wythenshawe and one fire engine from Altrincham attended a fire involving a van in a tunnel on Wilmslow Road, Ringway, Altrincham.
Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, one main jet and a pressure van to extinguish the fire.
Firefighters were in attendance for three and a half hours.
Cooking Fire - Droylsden
At 6.36pm two fire engines from Philips Park and Ashton under Lyne attended a grill pan fire at a house on Arnold Drive, Droylsden.
Firefighters used a pressure fan to clear the smoke. One casualty was taken to hospital by ambulance.
Firefighters were in attendance for 40 minutes.
Cooking Fire – Rochdale
At 6.39pm two fire engines from Heywood and one fire engine from Rochdale attended a cooking fire at a house on Friars Crescent, Rochdale.
Firefighters used one hose reel, two breathing apparatus and a pressure fan.
Firefighters were in attendance for approximately 20 minutes.
Cooking Fire – Woodhouse Park
At 7.35pm fire engines from Wythenshawe, Withington, Moss Side and Stockport attended a fire involving a pan of food in a flat on Hilary Road, Woodhouse Park.
One casualty was treated by North West Ambulance Service.
Firefighters were in attendance for thirty five minutes.
Cooking Fire – Stockport
At 10.32pm three fire engines from Ashton under Lyne, Stockport and Offerton attended a cooking fire at a house on Truro Avenue, Brinnington.
Firefighters were in attendance for just under 20 minutes.