Vehicle fire in Glazebury

14/05/2018 - 00:54

Warrington Road, Glazebury.

One fire engine attended from Birchwood and one fire engine attended from Leigh in Greater Manchester.


Shortly before 1am firefighters from Birchwood and Leigh in Greater Manchester attended reports of a car fire on Warrington Road, Glazebury.

On arrival at the scene crews found a 4x4 car which was well alight. The fire had also spread to a nearby garage.

Firefighters used two hose reels and two breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.

After extinguishing the fire the crews checked nearby garages to ensure the fire hadn’t spread; they then used specialist cutting equipment open the vehicle and check for further hot spots. The team were in attendance for approximately one and a half hours.

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