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Incident summary - Day shift Saturday 20th October

19th October 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.

Folkton, Scarborough

Time of call 10:16

Fire crews from Filey and the Animal Rescue team from Malton rescued a Horse that had fallen into a ditch. Crews used specialist equipment and a teleporter to successfully remove horse uninjured back into the field.

A1 Near Junc 50 Baldersby

Time of call 10:28

Fire crews from Ripon and Boroughbridge responded to a car fire involving a VW Touran Van. The fire started in the engine compartment and was out on arrival of fire crews.

A61, Baldersby

Time of call 10:34

Ripon and Northallerton crews assisted a boy with his hand stuck under the wheel of a motorhome. Boy suffered from broken fingers and was treated by Paramedics at the scene.

High Street, Skipton

Time of call 13:01

Skipton fire crews assisted a male in a mobility scooter stuck in a shop shelving unit. Crews released male using physical power, no equipment needed.

A658, Huby near Harrogate

Time of call 14:15

Harrogate and Knaresborough crews attended a two vehicle road traffic collision involving a VW Golf and a Hyundai. No people were trapped. Crews made the scene safe.

A65, Austwick

Time of call 14:16

Settle and Bentham crews attended a two vehicle road traffic collision involving a Mitsubishi 4x4 and a Rav4. One male was extricated by crews via a door and roof removal. Injuries were not serious. Crews used hydraulic cutting equipment.

In addition to these incidents crews across the County responded to smoke alarm activations, all of which were false alarms.

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