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Kitchen fire - Thursday, August 17

Borough: Manchester

Incident Date: 17 August 2017

BETWEEN 5.30pm on Wednesday, August 16, and 8.30am on Thursday, August 17, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service were called to 56 incidents.

Read about a kitchen fire below:


Kitchen fire – Manchester

AT 1.25am on Thursday, August 17, three crews from Gorton and Philips Park were called to a fire at a terraced house on Old Hall Drive, Manchester.

On arrival crews found a fire in the kitchen and put it out using two breathing apparatus, a thermal imaging camera, an extinguisher and a ventilation fan.

The cause of the fire was accidental.

Crews would like to remind people to take care while cooking and never leave it unattended.

Firefighters were on the scene for approximately 25 minutes.

Last update: 17/08/2017 08:33:21
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