Car fire in Widnes town centre

18/03/2019 - 17:20

Watkinson Way, Widnes.

One fire engine attended from Penketh

At around 5.20pm firefighters from Penketh were called to reports of a vehicle fire on Watkinson Way, Widnes.

On arrival at the scene the team discovered the engine compartment of a saloon car was well alight.

One firefighter wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

The team were detained at the scene for approximately half-an-hour.

Return to latest incidents

Last updated: Tuesday 19 March 2019