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Incident Summary - Night shift, Monday 13th August

13th 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.

Selby Time 16:50

Fire crews from Selby assisted 3 properties with flooding from surface water due to rain. Crews pumped water away using a light portable pump.

Stonegate, York Time of call 1745

York crews assisted a commercial property with flood water inside property caused by heavy period of rain. The drainage system on the roof had become blocked so they cleared the blockage and isolated the electrics.

Nunthorpe Road area, York - Time of call 17:47

Due to flash bout of rain crews from Acomb and Tadcaster pumped out several domestic properties of flood water.

Gray Street York 17:52

Crews attended reports of flooding near to properties. Water hadn't entered properties so no action was taken.

Saltergate Bank, Pickering - Time of call 22:30

Fire crews from Goathland Pickering and Whitby attended a single vehicle road traffic collision. Incident involved a Renault Clio on its roof, no people were trapped and crews made the area safe. Police also attended.

Church Street, Whitby Time of call 00:55

A crew attended an incident involving some people locked in their room in a hotel when their key became jammed in the lock. The occupants were released from the room safely using tools.

In addition to the above incidents North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service responded to several automatic fire alarm activations across the county. Each case was a false alarm.

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