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Incidents from 8:30am to 17:30pm on May 19, 2017

Borough: All

Incident Date: 19 May 2017

We attended 34 incidents between 8:30am and 5:30pm on Friday, May 19 2017. Read about some of our incidents here:

Kitchen fire – Rochdale

At 11.31am two fire engines from Rochdale and Littleborough attended a kitchen fire in Bingley Road, Rochdale.

 On arrival crews found a fire involving a grill pan in the kitchen of a mid-terraced house. To extinguish the fire, crews used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and one ventilation fan.

 The cooker and units were removed by crews and they also carried out a thermal scan to detect gas.

 They were in attendance for 30 minutes.


Kitchen fire - Failsworth

At 1.39pm three fire engines from Chadderton, Hollins and Oldham attended a fire involving a plastic pot on an electric hob in a ground floor flat in Shepley Street, Failsworth.

 Firefighters used one hose reel and a positive pressure fan to extinguish the fire. Crews were in attendance for 30 minutes.


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Last update: 19/05/2017 17:29:51
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