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Van fire on the M62

  • Time of Incident:
    18/12/2017 - 14:59
  • Location:
    m62 junction 7 to junction 8, warrington.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Warrington, one from Penketh and one from Widnes

Fire crews were called to a van fire on the M62 between junction 7 and 8. Fire crews used a hose reel jet to put out the fire which was in the engine bay of the vehicle. They then checked the rest of the vehicle using a thermal imaging camera.


Dumper truck fire in Congleton

  • Time of Incident:
    18/12/2017 - 04:09
  • Location:
    School Lane, Congleton.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine attended from Congleton

Firefighters were called to a dumper truck on fire in School Lane, Eaton. Crews used two breathing apparatus and two hose reels to extinguish the fire which was in the cab.


Collision in Warrington

  • Time of Incident:
    18/12/2017 - 03:55
  • Location:
    Warrington Road, Warrington.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine attended from Warrington

At 3.55am firefighters were called to a collision in Warrington Road. Crews released a casualty from a car and handed her into the care of paramedics.


Grill pan fire in Neston

  • Time of Incident:
    17/12/2017 - 10:51
  • Location:
    Coniston Road, Neston.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Powey Lane

Firefighters attended a grill pan fire at an address in Coniston Road in Neston. The fire was out on arrival and crews used a large fan to disperse the smoke.


Large bonfire in Crewe

  • Time of Incident:
    16/12/2017 - 19:25
  • Location:
    Chapel Lane,Crewe.
  • Attendance:
    Two fire engines from Crewe

Firefighters attended a large bonfire which was well alight in Chapel Lane, Crewe. Crews used a hose reel and respirators to extinguish the fire. They then damped down the rubbish and raked it over before using foam to stop further ignition.


Collision in Adderley

  • Time of Incident:
    16/12/2017 - 09:20
  • Location:
    Green Lane, Adderley
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Crewe. One fire engine from Audlem

Firefighters attended a collision involving a van which was on its side in Green Lane, Adderley. Crews freed the casualty through the windscreen and handed her over to the care of paramedics.


Van fire in Crewe

  • Time of Incident:
    16/12/2017 - 02:16
  • Location:
    Rolls Avenue, Crewe.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine attended from Crewe

Firefighters were called to a fire involving a flatbed transit van in Rolls Avenue in Crewe. Crews used breathing apparatus and a hose reel to extinguish the flames. Police have been informed.


Car fire in Warrington

  • Time of Incident:
    16/12/2017 - 01:00
  • Location:
    North Avenue, Warrington.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine attended from Warrington

Firefighters were called to a car on fire in North Avenue in Warrington which had spread to the front door of a house. Crews used a hose reel to extinguish the fires. Police have been informed and a joint investigation is underway.


Chemical leak from HGV in Runcorn

  • Time of Incident:
    15/12/2017 - 20:56
  • Location:
    Bankes Lane, Weston Point, Runcorn.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine attended from Runcorn. One fire engine from Widnes.

Firefighters were called to Bankes Lane, Weston Point in Runcorn following reports of hydrochloric acid leaking from an HGV tanker. Crews neutralised the acid and contained the leak.


Tent fire in Runcorn

  • Time of Incident:
    15/12/2017 - 17:22
  • Location:
    Mersey Road, Runcorn.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine attended from Runcorn

Firefighters were called to Mersey Road in Runcorn following reports of a tent on fire. Crews used a hose reel to extinguish the flames.


Vehicle trapped in flood water near Chester

  • Time of Incident:
    15/12/2017 - 08:58
  • Location:
    Guilden Sutton Lane, Chester.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Powey Lane, one fire engine from Chester and one fire engine from Ellesmere Port attended.

Firefighters attended reports of a flooding on Guilden Sutton Lane, Chester. Crews arrived at the scene and found that a car had become trapped in flood waters. The crew used safety equipment to wade through the water and push the vehicle to safety. One man was then released from the vehicle.


Chimney fire in Plumley

  • Time of Incident:
    15/12/2017 - 04:25
  • Location:
    Trouthall Lane, Plumley.
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine attended from Northwich

Firefighters from Northwich extinguished a fire in the flue of a wood burning stove at a residential property on Trouthall Lane, Plumley.


Flooding in Clotton

  • Time of Incident:
    15/12/2017 - 02:14
  • Location:
    High Street, Clotton
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Tarporley attended.

Firefighters used a heavy duty pump to assist with flooding at a residential property in Clotton.


Collision on the M56 eastbound

  • Time of Incident:
    14/12/2017 - 21:48
  • Location:
    M56 Eastbound near junction 11
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Widnes

Whilst in attendance at a collision on the M56 westbound crews became aware of a collision on the eastbound carriageway. Firefighters attended and found the collision involved two saloon cars. There were no people trapped and the crew assisted by making the vehicle safe.


Vehicle fire and collision on the M56

  • Time of Incident:
    14/12/2017 - 21:18
  • Location:
    M56
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Lymm and two fire engines from Warrington.

Firefighters attended reports of a collision on the M56 westbound carriageway near to junction 11. On arrival crews found that the collision involved five saloon cars, one of which was well alight. Firefighters used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire before making all of the vehicles safe.


Two vehicle collision on the M56

  • Time of Incident:
    14/12/2017 - 19:05
  • Location:
    M56
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Runcorn, one from Stockton Heath and one from Warrington.

Firefighters attended reports of a collision on the M56 westbound carriageway between junctions 9 and 10. Crews arrived at the scene and found that the collision involved a HGV and a saloon car. There were no reports of any injuries and firefighters assisted by making the vehicle safe.


House fire in Crewe

  • Time of Incident:
    14/12/2017 - 16:02
  • Location:
    Eadie Grove, Crewe
  • Attendance:
    Two fire engines from Crewe and one fire engine from Nantwich

Firefighters from Crewe and Nantwich attended reports of a house fire on Eadie Grove In Crewe. On arrival at the scene the fire was found to be out, but a resident at the address had suffered burns to their upper body. The resident was taken to Whiston Hospital for treatment. 


Small animal rescue in Shavington

  • Time of Incident:
    14/12/2017 - 15:33
  • Location:
    Main Road, Shavington
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Audlem

Firefighters from Audlem used a ladder to rescue a cat which was stuck in a tree in Shavington.


Kitchen fire in Warrington

  • Time of Incident:
    14/12/2017 - 15:19
  • Location:
    Brookland Street, Warrington
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine from Warrington and one from Penketh

A fire in the kitchen of a mid terraced property required firefighters to attend and use a hose reel to extinguish it. A large fan was also used to remove smoke from the property. Paramedics also attended and one person suffered from smoke inhalation.


Commercial building fire in Alsager

  • Time of Incident:
    14/12/2017 - 11:51
  • Location:
    Lawton Road, Alsager
  • Attendance:
    One fire engine attended from Alsagar

Firefighters used dry powder to tackle an electrical fire at a commercial premises in Alsager. 


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