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Toast Rack fire – Fallowfield – May 17, 2017

Borough: Manchester

Incident Date: 17 May 2017

UPDATED 8.54pm

The fire is now out at the Toast Rack with crews bringing it under control in around one hour.

Six crews remain at the scene but the incident will be scaled down over the next few hours with some firefighters staying to damp down and monitor the building.


AT 7.20pm on May 17, 2017, six fire engines from Moss Side, Whitehill, Philips Park, Gorton and Withington were mobilised to a fire at a high rise building in Old Hall Lane, Fallowfield.

Crews at the eight storey building, known as the Toast Rack, are fighting a fire in the seventh floor using four breathing apparatus and two jets.

If you are local, please keep doors and windows shut whilst there is smoke present.

Last update: 17/05/2017 20:59:58
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