Fire in the open in Runcorn

Date/Time:
12/09/2019 - 00:46

Address:
Meadow Row, Runcorn

Attendance:
One fire engine attended from Runcorn

Details
At 12.45am firefighters were called to a report of a fire in the open in Meadow Row, Runcorn.
On arrival the crew found a small quantity of rubbish well alight next to a tree.
The fire had affected the tree.
Firefighters used water to extinguish the fire and then cut away the affected part of the tree.
They were in attendance for more than 15 minutes.
The fire is believed to have been started deliberately.
Anyone with information about the fire should call Cheshire Constabulary on 101, give the details via https://cheshire.police.uk/contact/general-enquiries or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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