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Incident Summary - Night Shift 29th December

30th December 2016

Saddlers Close, Huntington

Time of call 18:15

Fire crews from Huntington, York, Acomb and Selby attended reports of a fire in a loft of a detached residential property, the cause of fire is yet to be determined. Severe fire damage to loft and roof and smoke damage to rest of property. Crew used breathing apparatus and hose reels to extinguish the fire.


Mickle Hill, Pickering

Time of call 20:43

Fire crews from Pickering responded to an automatic fire alarm at a residential premises. This was a false alarm. No fire.


Cycle route off James Street, York

Time of call 20:59

Fire crews from York extinguished an old pushchair using one hose reel. The cause was  believed to be deliberate.


Westgate, Malton

Time of call 21:35

Fire crews from Malton responded to reports of a chimney fire. Crews confirmed that the fire was out on their arrival. Crews used a bucket of water to dampen hot coals.


Skeldergate York

Time of call 02:28

Fire crews from York responded to an automatic fire alarm at a commercial premises, The alarm was activated at the break glass point by accident.


Prince of Wales Terrace, Scarborough

Time of call 02:54

Fire crew from Scarborough responded to an alarm sounding at a residential premises. However this alarm was a burgular alarm and not a fire alarm


Melmerby Industrial Estate. Melmerby

Time of call 06:07

Fire crew from Ripon attended an automatic fire alarm sounding at a commercial premises. There was no fire, the alarm was sounding due to a fault.

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