Explosion at an electrical sub station in Northwich

Date/Time:
29/06/2013 - 06:26

Address:
Beeston Street, Northwich.

Attendance:
One fire engine each from Northwich and Winsford

Details
Two fire crews were mobilised to an explosion and smoke issing from an electrical sub station on Beeston Street in Northwich.  On arrival at the incident, fire crews confirmed that there had been an explosion involving the electrical substation, but the damage was confined to the sub station compound. Manweb was requested at the time of call. Police also attended to set up a cordon around the area of the incident. Fire crews remained at the scene until Manweb had isolated the power. 

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Last updated: Friday 26 July 2013