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Overnight incidents - Friday, September 29

Borough: All

Incident Date: 29 September 2017

Between 5.30pm on Friday, September 29 and 8.00am on Monday, October 2 we received 484 calls and responded to 252 incidents. Read below the details of the incidents we attended on Friday evening.


Road traffic collision – Manchester

AT 19.38pm on Friday, September 29 two fire engines from Manchester Central as well as the Technical Response Unit and Major Response Unit from Ashton-Under-Lyne were called to a road traffic collision in Oldham Road, Manchester.

On arrival firefighters used specialist equipment to free one person from a car, at which point they were treated by paramedics before being taken to hospital.

Firefighters remained at the scene for one hour.


Building fire – Bury

AT 20.51pm on Friday, September 29, three fire engines from Heywood, Bury and Whitefield were called to a fire at the old fire station in Bury.

On arrival firefighters used a nine metre ladder, two breathing apparatus and a hose reel to successfully bring the fire under control and extinguish it.

Firefighters were at the incident for 50 minutes.

Last update: 02/10/2017 11:44:16
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