Carbon dioxide alarm sounding at fast food restaurant in Runcorn

Date/Time:
24/08/2019 - 20:23

Address:
West Lane, Runcorn

Attendance:
One fire engine attended from Runcorn

Details
Shortly before 8.30pm firefighters were called to reports of a carbon dioxide alarm sounding in the stock room of a fast food restaurant in West Lane, Runcorn.
Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a gas monitor to check carbon dioxide readings.
They then isolated three gas cylinders.
The cylinders containing carbon dioxide were taken out of the restaurant to a secure compound.
Paramedics checked over staff at the restaurant as a precaution.
Firefighters were in attendance for around 50 minutes.

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