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Incident Summary Monday 16th October Day Shift

16th October 2017

Please see below a round up of incidents from Monday 16th October Day Shift

Percys Lane, York  Time 07:52

Our York crew reported to an alarm sounding on Percys Lane. This was confirmed as a false alarm due to cooking fumes.

Burniston, Scarborough  Time 08:52

Our Scarborough crews reported to an automatic fire alarm sounding. This was confirmed as a false alarm due a faulty detector head.

Broadway, Colburn  Time 09:22

Crews from Colburn and Richmond attended a fire alarm sounding. This was confirmed as a false alarm after accidental activation of the alarm.

Bishopthorpe Road, York  Time 10:13

A fire started in the boiler room of a property on Bishopthorpe Road . Crews from York and Acomb attended and isolated the gas to the property. The fire was located and crews used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet and waiting for engineer to attend.

Pasture Lane, Malton  Time 11:24

Our Malton crew attended a report of a fire in a cemetery. The crews located the fire and confirmed that this was controlled burning with the grounds man present. Two buckets of water were used to extinguish the fire and crews gave advice to the grounds man for safety.  

A64, Grimstone Lodge  Time 11:44

A report of a fire near a slip road of the A64 was made and crews from Acomb and Huntington investigated the area. No fire was found so this was confirmed as a false alarm.

Woodlands Drive, Scarborough  Time 16:04

Scarborough crews reported to a fire to a disused porta cabin. The fire was out on arrival of our crews, but they damped the cabin down using a hose reel and made the area safe before leaving.

Chesney Fields, York  Time 16:19

A fire was reported in a small alley way near a playing field.  Crew from Acomb attended and discovered a small fire in bushes in the alley way and they extinguished this using a hose reel.


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