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Daily Summary Saturday 21st October - Day Shift

20th October 2017

TOC 07:53 East Witton

Fire crews from Leyburn and Masham attended a fire in the kitchen of a premises. Fire originated in a deep fat fryer causing fire damage to the cooker and surrounding boxing. Along with heat and fire damage to the ceiling. 1 male aged approx. 60yrs was treated on scene for smoke inhalation and slight burns to head caused by attempting to fight the fire with a fire blanket and extinguisher prior to our arrival. Fire crews extinguished the fire using 3 foam extinguishers, fire blanket, 2 breathing apparatus and thermal imaging camera. The cause is believed to be due to overheated oil.

TOC 09:08 M62 westbound, Near Junction 34 Whitley Bridge

Fire crews from Humberside and Selby attended reports of a road traffic collision. Incident involved a Vauxhall Astra which collided with a LGV. No persons were trapped and everyone was out of the vehicles upon fire brigade arrival. The female passenger of the Astra suffered slight leg injuries only. Fire crews provided scene safety.

TOC 12:32 A1 Southbound, Junction 47 Allerton Park

Ripon, Boroughbridge and Wetherby crews attended reports of a road traffic collision. Incident involved a single vehicle Renault twingo which collided with the central reservation causing the vehicle to overturn. One female occupant aged in her 20’s was out of the vehicle upon fire brigade arrival and has been transported to hospital with believed minor injuries.

TOC 13:23 Albert Street, Harrogate

Harrogate & Wetherby crews were called to reports of a smell of burning in a premise on Albert Street. Crews investigated and found there to be a fire to a walk-in freezer refrigeration fan only. Crews used a Carbon Dioxide extinguisher to extinguish the fire; believed cause is an electrical fault.

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