Smoke coming from an electrical bollard in Ellesmere Port

Date/Time:
20/02/2020 - 11:14

Address:
Junction of Civic Way and Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port

Attendance:
One fire engine attended from Ellesmere Port

Details

At 11.15am firefighters were called to a report of smoke coming from an electrical bollard at the junction of Civic Way and Whitby Road in Ellesmere Port.

On arrival the crew discovered that the smoke was coming from an underground light inside a bollard plate.

Firefighters used a dry power extinguisher to stop smoke from coming from the light.

They also arranged for a Highways England engineer to isolate the electricity supply to the light.

Firefighters were in attendance for more than half-an-hour.



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