Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service
146 Bolton Road
Tel: 0161 736 5866
For a FREE Safe and Well visit please call:
Incident Date: 31 May 2017
Between 5.30pm on Wednesday, May 31 and 8am on Thursday, June 1, we recieved 107 calls and attended 46 incidents. Below is an incident from Wednesday night.
Caravan fire – Tyldesley
AT 9.35pm on Wednesday, May 31, two fire engines from Agecroft and Leigh were called to a caravan fire in Higher Green Lane, Tyldesley.
On arrival firefighters found the caravan to be well alight and used two hose reels and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish it. The cause of the fire was accidental.
There were no casualties at the fire with crews remaining on the scene for one hour.