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Incidents - Sunday, June 11, 2017

Borough: All boroughs

Incident Date: 11 June 2017

House fire - Denton

AT 4:13pm on Sunday, June 11, three crews from Gorton, Ashton-Under-Lyne and Hyde attended a house fire in Merlyn Avenue, Denton.

The fire involved a quantity of rubbish and wheelie bin which had spread to wooden fencing and plastic soil pipes on the property.

Crews used one hose reel, one dewalt saw, hearth kit and digging out equipment to extinguish the flames. Firefighters were in attendance for thirty minutes.

Road traffic collision – Bolton

AT 4:51pm on Sunday, June 11, two crews from Bolton Central, the technical response unit and major rescue unit from Leigh attended a road traffic collision in Shiffnall Street, Bolton.

On arrival crews found the collision to involve two vehicles and used specialist cutting gear to rescue one casualty. Two other casualties were treated by ambulance crews on the scene.

Firefighters were in attendance for fifty minutes.

Kitchen fire – Reddish

AT 5:11pm on Sunday, June 11 three crews from Stockport, Whitehill and Wythenshawe attended a kitchen fire on a fire floor flat in Scott Close, Reddish.

On arrival, crews found a chip pan fire in the kitchen and used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and one ventilation unit to bring the fire under control.

Firefighters were in attendance for approximately thirty minutes.

Last update: 12/06/2017 09:12:13
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