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Incident summary for Nightshift 2 August 2018

2nd August 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.

 Swinton, Malton – Time of call 18:52

Malton crews attended a grass fire measuring approximately 20 x 30 metres, extinguished using 2 hose reel jets.

 Barrowcliff Scarborough – Time of call 19:33

 Scarborough crews responded to a hedge fire, out on arrival of fire service. The cause is believed to be deliberate. Inspection by crews only.

Ouse Bank, Selby – Time of call 21:21

 Selby crews responded to a grass fire measuring approximately 2 x 2 metres, 1 hose reel jet used. Cause is believed to have been caused by deep seated heat.

Hoxon Road Scarborough – Time of call 21:38

 Scarborough crews attended a rubbish fire on a fire escape, out on arrival of Fire Service. Crews inspected and gave advice only. Cause is believed to be deliberate.

 Richmond – Time of call 21:39

Crews from Richmond and Colburn responded to a bin fire, extinguished using a bucket of water. The casue of the fire is believed to be a careless disposed barbecue.

 York – Time of call 23:30

 Huntington crews responded to an alarm activation, false alarm.

Ramsey Street Scarborough Time of call 23:42

 Scarborough crews responded to a fire seen in an alleyway, this turned out to be controlled burning.

 Harrogate – Time of call 00:39

 Harrogate crews responded to an alarm activation, false alarm.

 Scarborough – Time of call 01:52

 Scarborough crews responded to an alarm activation, false alarm.

 York – Time of call 03:45

 York crew responded to an alarm activation,  false alarm.

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