Wildfire in Rochdale

Date: 22/04/2019

Time: 17:59:00

Address: Whitworth, Rochdale

Incident Number: 1904009624

Two fire engines from Bacup along with the wildfire burn team attended a peat fire in the open at Whitworth in Rochdale. Firefighters used beaters and blowers and a tactical burn was carried out to extinguish the fire. The area will be re-inspected at first light.