Arsonist sets garage alight at Denton house
Friday 12th May 2017 @ 11:58 by Nigel P.
Community Denton & Audenshaw News


Street view of Pine Grove, Denton, where an arsonist was thought to be responsible for a fire that set a garage and extension roof alight last night.(11/5/17)

An arsonist is deemed responsible for starting a fire that affected a garage and the adjoining roof of a house extension in Denton last night.

While fire fighters from the area where kept busy on the moors above Stalybridge yesterday, colleagues from three crews coming from Whitehill, Stockport and Hollins stations were called to a fire at a house on Pine Grove, Denton.

The fire broke out at around 8.30pm ( Thursday, May 11),and  when crews arrived at the scene they discovered a fire involving a garage and the roof of an extension.

The fire-fighters used four breathing apparatus, four hose reels, breaking in gear, a ladder and two thermal imaging cameras to extinguish the blaze.

Firefighters were deployed at the scene for approximately one hour and 20 minutes.

Police are investigating and are asking for anybody with information to call  them on 101 quoting reference number 2182  and giving the incident date 11/5/17