Boat fire in Chester

24/10/2021 - 20:46

Whipcord Lane, Chester.

Two fire engine attended from Chester

At around 8.45 firefighter from Chester were dispatched to reports of a boat fire in the Shropshire Union Canal on Whipcorn Lane in Chester.

Crews attended the scene and found a fire on a barge.

Two firefighters, wearing breathing apparatus, used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire and were detained at the scene for around 20 minutes.

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Last updated: Monday 25 October 2021