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Car fire at Switch Island, Bootle


Sunday, 09 June 2019
Switch Island, Bootle
Firefighters were called to Switch Island, Dunnings Bridge Road, in Bootle on Sunday 9th June after reports that a car had caught fire.

Crews were alerted at 1.39pm and on scene at 1.45pm. One fire engine attended.

On arrival crews found one vehicle on the fire in lane 2 of the carriageway, close to the entry to the M57.

Crews used two high pressure hose reel jets to extinguish the fire. No one was injured.

The incident was handed over to Merseyside Police, with fire crews leaving the scene at 2pm.

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