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Converted garage fire - Rochdale - April 5, 2017

Borough: All

Incident Date: 20 October 2018

CREWS from Rochdale and Chadderton were mobilised to an incident in Marigold Street, Rochdale at 1.34am on April 5, 2017.

At the scene firefighters dealt with a fire involving a garage conversion that was being utilised as a bedroom.

Firefighters used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel to tackle the fire before using a positive pressure fan to clear smoke from the property.

The cause of the fire is believed to be accidental caused by faulty electrics. For information about electrical safety visit

Crews were detained for around 45 minutes.

Last update: 05/04/2017 08:47:35
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