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Incidents on Sunday, April 2

Borough: All

Incident Date: 02 April 2017

House fire – Dukinfield

AT 00.16am one fire engine from Stalybridge responded to a call of a fire in a house in Sandringham Drive, Dukinfield.

The fire originated next to a tumble dryer and washing machine in the kitchen of the house. To bring the fire under control firefighters used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a ventilation fan.

Firefighters remained at the house for one hour.


Flat fire – Manchester

AT 14.25pm four fire engines from Salford and Moss Side were mobilised to a fire involving fuse box in a flat in Potato Wharf, Manchester.

Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, one jet and a ventilation fan to bring the fire under control. Once the fire had been extinguished firefighters used one gas detector to check the flat was

Firefighters remained at the flat for just over 3 hours, helping carry out salvage operations once the fire was out.

Last update: 03/04/2017 09:22:22
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