Canal boat blaze

Macclesfield Express - - FRONT PAGE -

RES­I­DENTS liv­ing on a canal boat have been left home­less af­ter a fire.

Fire­fight­ers were called to Mac­cles­field Canal at Oak Lane, Ker­ridge, yesterday af­ter­noon.

They dis­cov­ered a large residential canal boat on fire.

Fire crews iso­lated the gas sup­ply and ex­tin­guished the blaze with a hose reel jet.

No one was hurt dur­ing the in­ci­dent which hap­pened at 4pm.

The fire was caused by an elec­tri­cal fault.

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