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Incident Summary Friday 24th August Night Shift

25th 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.

 

 

 

Incident Summary Friday 24th August Night Shift

 

 

 

Please see below a round up of incidents from Friday 24th August Night Shift

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

A66, near to Hutton Magna – TOC: 17.34

 

 

 

Crews from Richmond, along with Durham and Darlington Fire & Rescue appliances  (Barnard Castle and Darlington) attended a road traffic collision involving 4 cars and 1 small van. 1 female driver aged 30 was trapped in her seat and released by fire crews using hydraulic cutting equipment before being taken to hospital with leg and back injuries. Occupants of all other vehicles suffered minor injuries only. Crews also assisted with scene safety.

 

 

 

 

 

A170, Sutton Under Whitestone – TOC: 18.28

 

 

 

Appliances from Thirsk and Helmsley attended a 3 car road traffic collision. A 12 year old male suffered cuts to his arm and was released from the vehicle by the fire service using crewpower only. The 12 year old male along with his 47 year old father were transferred to hospital as a precaution. A female driver of 1 vehicle required fire service assistance in getting out of her vehicle due to a damaged door. Crews used small tools to complete this and then assisted the police with scene safety.

 

 

 

 

 

Captain Cooks Monument, Great Ayton – TOC: 19.09

 

 

 

Stokesley attended an area of 12m x 7m of undergrowth and felled trees that was smouldering. Crews used knapsack sprayers and shovels to extinguish the fire. Crews are due to revisit on 25/08/2018.

 

 

 

 

 

The Stonebow, York – TOC: 19.27

 

 

 

Huntington appliance attended a waste bin fire, they extinguish it using one hose reel jet. It is believed this fire was caused by a discarded cigarette.

 

 

 

 

 

Newmarket Street, Skipton – TOC: 21.42

 

 

 

2 x appliances from Skipton, along with an aerial ladder platform from Harrogate were mobilised to reports of smoke coming from a freezer from within a 3 storey property. This turned out to be a false alarm caused by vapours from a broken freezer. Crews used small tools to isolate the freezer.   

 

 

 

Main Street, Foxholes – TOC: 22.45

 

 

 

Sherburn attended reports of a smell of burning rubber in the area. This turned out to be controlled burning under supervision. Crews gave advice with no further action taken by the fire service.

 

 

 

A61, Ripon bypass (Littlethorpe) – TOC 00.49

 

 

 

Crews from Ripon attended a small rubbish and grass fire at the base of a traffic island bollard that had been caused deliberately. Crews used 1 hose reek to extinguish the fire and dampen down the area.

 

 

 

 

 

North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue also attended a number of automatic fire alarms in across the county during the nightshift in Pickering, Filey, Whitby, Eggborough & York. All turned out to be false alarms.

 

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