Scrap yard fire in Widnes

29/05/2018 - 10:36

Pickerings Road, Widnes

One fire engine attended from Runcorn, Penketh, Birchwood and Lymm. Crews from Merseyside also attended.


Scrap yard fire in WidnesFirefighters dealt with a fire at a scrap yard on Pickerings Road in Widnes.

Crews wearing four breathing apparatus, attended to find tyres and scrap cars well alight and are using two main jets and two hose reels to put out the fire.

The building was protected with water jets and one team inside the building conducted a thermal scan.

A 45mm jet was used to dampen down the area and make it safe.

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Last updated: Wednesday 30 May 2018

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