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Incidents between 8.30am and 5.30pm on June 19, 2017

Borough: All

Incident Date: 19 June 2017

Kitchen fire – Horwich

AT 9.52am on June 19, 2017, three fire engines from Horwich, Bolton North and Wigan attended a fire at a mid-terraced property in Chapel Street, Horwich involving a toaster, microwave and oven in the kitchen of the house.

The fire was extinguished using one hose reel and two breathing apparatus before clearing smoke from the house with a positive pressure fan.

Crews remained at the scene for around fifty minutes.

RTC – Stalybridge

AT 12.55pm on June 19, 2017, two fire engines from Mossley and Ashton were joined by one Technical Response Unit and one Major Rescue Unit – also from Ashton – to reports of a road traffic collision in the junction of High Street and Quarry Street, Stalybridge.

The incident involved two cars and firefighters rescued one woman using a hearth kit.

The casualty was conveyed to hospital by NWAS and crews remained at the scene for around 45 minutes.  

Last update: 19/06/2017 17:44:31
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