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Incident summary for Nightshift Saturday 16th September 2017

17th September 2017

Breaking News – Saturday, 16th September 2017

Car park, Middlesmoor

Time of call: 18:08

A crew from Masham extinguished a fire to a Ford Focus causing extensive fire damage, by use of a hose reel jet, with the cause believed to have been an electrical fault.

 

Cornelius Causeway, North Duffield

Time of call: 21:12

A crew from Selby extinguished a fire to a Landrover causing extensive fire damage, by use of a hose reel, with the cause believed to have been an electrical fault.

 

Clarence Place, Whitby

Time of call: 21:55

Crews from Whitby and Lythe attended a fire within a kitchen of a domestic premises. The occupiers had been applying linseed oil to new kitchen worktops. The oil soaked rags had then been left on a radiator which caused the rags, later, to self-combust causing fire damage to the rags only. Slight smoke damage to ground floor, with fire being extinguished with a bucket of water. X3 smoke alarms fitted by firecrews.

 

Haxby Road, York

Time of call: 21:59

A crew from Huntington responded to a fire alarm activation in a residential premises. Cause – fault on system.

 

Sunday, 17th September 2017

Thorpe Underwood

Time of call: 00:55

A crew from Boroughbridge responded to a fire alarm activation at a residential college with the cause of activation believed to be e-cigarette fumes.

 

Burnside Crescent, Skipton

Time of call: 04:32

A crew from Skipton responded to a small rubbish fire outside a domestic premises which was extinguished using a hosereel jet and believed to have started due to batteries being discarded in a tin.

 

West Cliffe Grove, Harrogate

Time of call: 05:59

Crews from Harrogate respond to a fire alarm activation in a basement office.

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