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Car fire, Ashton - Tuesday, January 2

Borough: Tameside

Incident Date: 02 January 2018

BETWEEN 5.30pm on Friday, December 29, and 8am on Tuesday, January 2, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service was called to 248 incidents.

Read about a car fire below:


Car fire – Ashton

AT 4.48am on Tuesday, January 2, three fire engines from Hollins, Ashton and Stalybridge were called to a fire at a house on Limehurst Avenue, Ashton.

On arrival crews found a car on fire, which was affecting the facia of the house, and used one breathing apparatus and a hose reel to extinguish it.

The cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate.

Firefighters were on the scene for approximately 50 minutes.

Last update: 14/02/2018 15:10:52
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