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Incident Summary Day Shift 3rd July

3rd July 2016

False Alarm - Wigginton Road, York Time of Call: 07:40

Crews from York attended a fire alarm, which upon investigation was a False Alarm due to a system fault.

Flooding - Silver Street, Knaresborough Time of Call: 08:27

Knaresborough crews were called out to reports of water leaking into a premises from a flat above, which was affecting the electrics. Crew isolated electricity supply to make safe and gave advice.

False Alarm - Nessgate, York Time of Call: 09:58


Crews from York and Acomb attended a call from a premises whose alarms were sounding and could smell smoke upon entry to the building. After investigation the alarms were activated due to smoke from a road maintenance crew.


Fire - Wains Lane, Staxton Time of Call: 10:52

Crews attended a rubbish fire in a skip caused by a discarded barbeque, and extinguished the fire using a hose reel.

False Alarm - Portholme Court, Selby Time of Call: 11:37

 Crews from Selby attended a false alarm which was due to fumes from cooking.

Fire - Green Way, Glusburn Time of Call: 14:55

Reports of a small chip pan fire in a kitchen, attended by crews from Skipton, but fire was out on arrival.


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