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Incidents, 8.30am - 5.30pm, Wednesday, January 31

Borough: All

Incident Date: 31 January 2018

Between 8.30am - 5.30pm today we have attended 27 incidents, which included a recycling fire in Bury.


Recycling fire – Bury

AT 09.39am on Wednesday, January 31, three fire engines from Bury and Heywood were called to a recycling fire in Bury New Road, Bury.

When firefighters arrived at the incident they found 10tonnes of recycling was well alight, which required them to use two hose reels and one jet to extinguish.

Firefighters were at the incident for one hour and 30 minutes.

The cause of the fire was thought to have been accidental.

Last update: 14/02/2018 15:06:59
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