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Overnight incidents - 5.30pm on Tuesday, October 31 - 8.30am on Wednesday, November 1

Borough: All boroughs

Incident Date: 31 October 2017

Read about a building fire we attended overnight, below: 

Building Fire - Failsworth


AT 18.38pm on Tuesday, October 31, three fire engines from Hollins, Chadderton and Blackley were called to a building fire in Ridgefield Street, Failsworth.

On arrival firefighters found a quantity of rubbish alight, making use of one hose and two breathing apparatus to extinguish it. They then used a ventilation fan to remove the remaining smoke.

Firefighters remained at the incident for 20 minutes.

Last update: 01/11/2017 08:22:39
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