Four crews at the scene of a fire in Walkden


We're currently dealing with an incident on Harcourt Street, Walkden. More details on our website as we get them

Fire crews from Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service are currently at a fire in Walkden.

GMFRS received a call just after 2pm to report the incident on Harcourt Street.

There are currently four fire crews at the scene - three fire engines, from Farnworth and Bolton Central fire stations, and a support unit.


Burn injuries after Walkden fire

Police say two people received serious facial burns after a fire involving a pressure washer at a cleaning unit in Walkden. Two other people were taken to hospital with minor injuries. It's believed a stourage tanker containing fuel caught fire.