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Incident Date: 24 October 2016
House fire – Bolton
At 12.55pm on Monday (Oct 24) crews from Bolton North and Bolton were called to a fire in Frances Street, Bolton.
A fire involving a wheelie bin had spread to a gate and the extension of a terraced house.
Firefighters used hose reels to extinguish the fire and a thermal image camera to check for hotspots.
The crews were at the scene for about one hour.
The cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate.