Fire involving compost in Newton

20/07/2021 - 20:12

Lees Lane, Newton.

Two fire engines attended, one from Poynton and one from Wilmslow


Firefighters were called following reports of a fire involving compost off Lees Lane.

On arrival the crew found a compost heap smouldering.

Firefighters used one hose reel jet to extinguish the flames.

With the help of the landowner, they then turned over the compost and damped down the scene.

A thermal imaging camera was used to check for hot spots.

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Last updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021