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Overnight incidents - Friday, May 26

Borough: All

Incident Date: 26 May 2017

BETWEEN 5.30pm on Thursday, May 25, and 8.30am on Friday, May 26, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service attended 93 incidents.

Read about two fires we attended below.


House fire – Sale

AT 2.51am on Friday, May 26, three crews from Stretford, Sale and Wythenshawe were called to a fire at a terraced house on Hoylake Road, Sale.

On arrival crews found a fire on the ground floor and used one hose reel, two breathing apparatus and a specialist fan to extinguish the fire. A thermal imaging camera and other specialist equipment was used to check the adjoining houses.

Firefighters were on the scene for approximately an hour and 25 minutes.


Industrial fire – Dukinfield

AT 3.42am on Friday, May 26, five crews from Ashton, Hyde, Stalybridge, Philips Park and Rochdale and the command support vehicle from Atherton were called to a fire at an industrial unit on Globe Lane Industrial Estate, Broadway, Dukinfield.

Crews have used approximately 50 litres of foam, six breathing apparatus, three specialist fans and a thermal imaging camera to fight the fire.

The incident is still ongoing.

Last update: 26/05/2017 08:55:18
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