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Incidents between 8.30am and 5.30pm on Monday, May 8

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Incident Date: 19 October 2018

Cooking fire – Manchester

AT 4.34pm on May 8, 2017, four fire engines from Wythenshawe, Moss Side and Cheadle attended an incident in a terraced house in Shayfield Road, Manchester.

The incident involved an unattended pan of food on a cooker. Firefighters used breaking in gear, two berating apparatus and one hose reel to tackle the fire.

Crews remained at the scene for around 30 minutes.


Shed fire – Oldham

AT 4.34pm on May 8, 2017, two fire engines from Hollins and Oldham were mobilised to a building fire in Norfolk Street, Oldham.

On arrival crews found the fire to be involving a garden shed which had spread to a fence and wheelie bins.

Crews used two breathing apparatus and two hose reels to extinguish the fire and were in attendance for around 70 minutes.

Last update: 08/05/2017 18:31:47
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