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Overnight Incidents - Friday, November 18

Borough: All boroughs

Incident Date: 18 November 2016

Tameside crew tackle Audenshaw kitchen blaze

Shortly before 6pm on Thursday November 17 a crew from Hyde, Ashton and Stalybridge were called to a kitchen fire in Rowcon Close, Audenshaw.

Firefighters entered a second floor flat and used a hose reel to extinguish the blaze, which was caused by food left in in an oven.


Bolton crew rescue man from M61 smash

At 5.46am, on Friday November 18, a crew from Bolton and a Technical Response Unit and Major Rescue Unit from Leigh were called to a crash involving one car on the M61.

A crew were on the scene for 45 minutes and used a spine board and hand tools to extricate a man who was suffering from neck injuries and taken to hospital by paramedics.




Last update: 18/11/2016 08:43:43
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