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Incident Summary - Day shift Thursday 26th July

26th July 2018

In order to ensure that people are not identifiable from our incident round-up, we will no longer be providing street names, for smaller towns and villages, where incidents have occurred.

TOC 0850 – Piccadilly, York

Crews attended the location of a reported fire in a drain. Upon arrival crews extinguished a fire in the drain. It is believed that a build up of dry leaves had caught fire when a discarded light was dropped into the drain. Buckets of water were used to extinguish the fire.

TOC 0955 – Whitby Road, Pickering

Crews responded to an automatic fire alarm activation. Crews found no fire on arrival and upon further investigation, the detection equipment was found to be faulty and assisted by cleaning the system ad resetting the fire system.

TOC 1049 – Grainbeck Lane, Harrogate

Reports were received of a fire in the open around some storage containers. Crews attended and found a small rubbish fire ongoing. 1 hose reel jet and ladders were used to extinguish the fire.

TOC 1126 – Ellers Road, Sutton-in Craven, Skipton

Crews attended reports of a fire in the open in the Ellers Road area. Upon arrival crews found the reported fire was a supervised controlled burn.

TOC 1457 – Lowenthaite, Richmond

Crews attended a fire in the open. Upon arrival crews found the fire to be controlled burning under supervision.

TOC 1541 – The Howe Castleton, Danby

Controlled burning was reported. Crews attended and found a supervised controlled burn well alight. Crews gave advice.

TOC 1552 – Foreshore Road, Scarborough

Reports of fire in a bin were received, upon arrival crews extinguished the fire and liaised with local Lifeguards.

Crews attended multiple false alarms throughout the course of the day’s duties.

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