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Derelict school fire - Salford - May 18

Borough: Salford

Incident Date: 18 May 2017

Building fire – Salford – May 18, 2017

AT 12.18am on May 18, four pumps from Salford, Eccles and Agecroft were joined by a Technical Response Unit from Ashton at a building fire in Eccles New Road, Salford.

The fire involved a single storey unoccupied school and crews used four breathing apparatus and two jets, one hose reel and a thermal imaging camera to fight the fire.

There was fire and smoke damage throughout the school and crews were at the scene for around two and a half hours.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Last update: 18/05/2017 08:56:10
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