Refuse fire in Northwich

08/07/2019 - 13:18

Heath Lane, Little Leigh, Northwich

One fire engine attended from Northwich

At around 1.15pm firefighters were called to a report of a fire in the open in Heath Lane, Little Leigh, Northwich.
On arrival the crew found a quantity of refuse alight.
It was a case of controlled burning that had got out of control.
A water shuttle was set up to get enough water to the area and firefighters extinguished the fire with a hose reel jet.
The crew then worked with an on-site JCB to turn over the refuse and damp the area down to make it safe.
Firefighters were in attendance for around 45 minutes.

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