Bin fire in Ellesmere Port

Date/Time:
17/09/2019 - 08:24

Address:
Overpool Road, Ellesmere Port

Attendance:
One fire engine attended from Ellesmere Port

Details
Shortly before 8.30am firefighters were called to a report of a bin being on fire in the open on Overpool Road, Ellesmere Port.
The crew extinguished the fire with a hose reel jet.
Firefighters were in attendance for less than 10 minutes.
The fire is believed to have been started by a discarded cigarette.
Fire safety tips for smokers are available at https://www.cheshirefire.gov.uk/public-safety/home-safety/smoking-fire-safety-tips-for-smokers.

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