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Incident Date: 04 September 2017
Our firefighters attended 41 incidents overnight, including a road traffic collision in Oldham.
Road traffic collision – Oldham
AT 8.35pm on 4 September, 2017, two fire engines from Oldham, and the technical response unit and major rescue unit from Ashton station were called to a road traffic collision involving two vehicles on Ripponden Road, Oldham. When they arrived, crews used specialist equipment to rescue a person who was trapped as a result of the crash. The casualty was treated by ambulance crews. The Fire Service was on the scene for half an hour.