Electrical substation fire in Widnes

05/05/2016 - 10:47

Moorfield Road, Widnes

Two fire engines from Widnes


Firefighters were called to a fire in an electrical substation on Moorfield Road. The electricity was isolated by an electrical engineer before the fire could be tackled and an engineer organised remote isolation. Once the electricity was isolated residents were without power for a time as firefighters worked with Scottish Power, local authority and police officers to deal with the incident.

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