Fire involving a washing machine in Warrington

Date/Time:
12/08/2019 - 00:30

Address:
Shadewood Crescent, Warrington.

Attendance:
Two fire engines attended from Lymm and Stockton Heath

Details
At 12.30am firefighters from Lymm and Stockton Heath were dispatched to reports of a house fire on Shadewood Crescent, Warrington.

On arrival crews discovered the fire involved a washing machine which has been left unattended.

Two firefighters, wearing breathing apparatus, used one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

The crews then removed the washing machine from the address before using a large fan to clear the smoke from the property,

For more information about washing machine safety visit https://www.cheshirefire.gov.uk/public-safety/home-safety/washing-machine-and-dishwasher-fire-safety.



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