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Incident Date: 16 February 2018
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service attended 55 incidents overnight between 5.30pm on February 15 and 8.30am on February 16, 2018, including a chip pan fire in Tameside.
Chip pan fire - Tameside
JUST before 10.50pm on February 15, fire engines from Philips Park, Gorton, and Ashton were called to a property fire on Gorseyfields in Droylsden. The fire involved a chip pan which was already out when the crews arrived. Two casualties received treatment for smoke inhalation. Crews were on the scene for around an hour.
Fire - Bolton
JUST after midnight on February 16, four fire engines from Wigan and Hindley attended a fire at a residential property on Edgeway Road, Bolton. On arrival crews used breathing apparatus and hose reels to bring the fire under control. They were on the scene for just over an hour.
Disused building fire - Bolton
AT 1.37am on February 16, fire engines from Farnworth and Bolton Central attended a fire in a disused building on Bradford Road in Bolton. Firefighters used breathing apparatus and a hose reel to put out the fire and ventilate the property. Crews attended for around 50 minutes. Cause of the fire is suspected to be deliberate.
Chip pan safety!