Car well alight in Congleton

25/01/2014 - 23:16

Broomfields, Brereton, Congleton

One fire engine from Congleton and one from Holmes Chapel


A saloon car was on fire in Brereton, Congleton. The car was well alight when firefighters arrived at the scene.   Two fire crews, including two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus, used one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire. 

A thermal imaging camera was used to check for hotspots.The car was parked close to a domestic garage, so the electricity was isolated to the garage.  The fire caused slight damage to the external part of the domestic garage. A second car was also damaged by the heat.

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Last updated: Monday 27 January 2014

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